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Journal of Thyroid Research
Volume 2012, Article ID 615846, 7 pages
Review Article

Clinical and Economic Outcomes of Thyroid Surgery in Elderly Patients: A Systematic Review

Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA

Received 18 March 2012; Accepted 21 April 2012

Academic Editor: Juan José Diez

Copyright © 2012 Michael C. Sullivan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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