Advances in Treatment and Management in Surgical Endocrinology

Advances in Treatment and Management in Surgical Endocrinology

1st Edition - June 11, 2019
  • Author: Alexander L. Shifrin
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323661959
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323661942

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Up-to-date and evidence-based, Advances in Treatment and Management in Surgical Endocrinology provides an overview of recent developments regarding the most prevalent endocrine disorders. A concise, easy-to-read reference for endocrinologists and endocrine surgeons, this timely reference includes an overview of each disorder as well as diagnosis, management, treatment, prognosis, and a summary by a renowned expert who has contributed to the most current literature.

Key Features

• Addresses endocrine diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands as well as familial endocrine syndromes - multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 and 2 (MEN).
• Includes both surgical and non-surgical treatments
• Consolidates today's available information on this timely topic into one convenient resource.

Table of Contents

  • 1 Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma
    2 Advances in the Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Medullary Thyroid Carcinomas
    3 Management of Undifferentiated (Anaplastic) Thyroid Cancer
    4 Familial Nonmedullary Thyroid Cancer
    5 Thyroid Cancer in Children and Adolescents
    6 Brief Overview of Calcium, Vitamin D, Parathyroid Hormone Metabolism, and Calcium-Sensing Receptor Function
    7 Advances in the Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    8 Advances in Diagnosis and Management of Secondary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism
    9 Advances in the Diagnosis and SurgicalManagement of Parathyroid Carcinoma
    10 Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism due to MEN Type 1 Syndrome
    11 Advances in Diagnosis and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism due to Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) Type 2 Syndrome
    12 Advances in Diagnosis and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism During Pregnancy
    13 Update on the Diagnosis and Management of Primary Aldosteronism
    14 Update on Diagnosis and Management of Pheochromocytoma
    15 Advances in the Diagnosis and Medical Management of Cushing’s Syndrome
    16 Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Adrenocortical Carcinoma
    17 Adrenal Vein Sampling
    18 Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Insulinoma
    19 Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Gastrinoma
    20 Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Nonfunctional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
    21 Pituitary Adenomas: Evaluation and Management From a Surgical Perspective
    22 Advances in the Orbital Decompressive Surgery for the Treatment of Graves’ Ophthalmopathy
    23 Advances in the Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches to Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Disorders
    24 Advances in Transoral Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Vestibular Approach(TOETVA)
    25 Advances in Perioperative Management: Nursing Care, Anesthesia Considerations, and Nurse Navigation for Endocrine Surgical Patients

Product details

  • No. of pages: 326
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2019
  • Published: June 11, 2019
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323661959
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323661942

About the Author

Alexander L. Shifrin

Dr Shifrin has established the first Endocrine Surgery Program at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in 2006. The Program then received a designated status of the Center for Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal Diseases and under Dr Shifrin's leadership has gained state, and then national and international recognition for clinical excellence in the management of complex endocrine diseases including thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal problems and endocrine syndromes (such as MEN 1, MEN 2a and 2b, and others), research and training of residents and students. He was granted a title of the Medical Director of Endocrine Oncology for all seven hospitals of the Meridian Health System in New Jersey in 1/2016 Dr Shifrin is an Endocrine Surgeon and Surgical Director of the Center for Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal Diseases at Jersey Shore University Medical Center. He is also Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Board Certified by American Board of Surgery, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), and Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology (FACE). He is an Elected Member of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, European Society of Endocrine Surgeons and International Association of Endocrine Surgeons. He is Board Certified in Endocrine Neck Ultrasound and Ultrasound Guided Thyroid Biopsy (ECNU) by American College of Endocrinology (ACE). He was elected as a Vice President of the New Jersey Chapter of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical Director, Endocrine Oncology at Meridian Heath System in New Jersey; Surgical Director of the Center for Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal Diseases at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, New Jersey, USA