Radiology – Head and Neck
M-A | Test characteristics of ultrasound for the diagnosis of peritonsillar abscess30 Mar, 2023 | 14:19h | UTC
Test characteristics of ultrasound for the diagnosis of peritonsillar abscess: A systematic review and meta-analysis – Academic Emergency Medicine
Consensus Statement | Standardized imaging and reporting for thyroid ultrasound24 Feb, 2023 | 13:52h | UTC
Standardized Imaging and Reporting for Thyroid Ultrasound: Korean Society of Thyroid Radiology Consensus Statement and Recommendation – Korean Journal of Radiology
Related: ACR Thyroid Imaging, Reporting and Data System (TI-RADS): White Paper of the ACR TI-RADS Committee
MRI of acute neck infections: evidence summary and pictorial review10 Jan, 2023 | 14:33h | UTC
MRI of acute neck infections: evidence summary and pictorial review – Insights into Imaging
Consensus Paper | State-of-the-art CT and MR imaging and assessment of atherosclerotic carotid artery disease.7 Nov, 2022 | 12:44h | UTC
State-of-the-art CT and MR imaging and assessment of atherosclerotic carotid artery disease: standardization of scanning protocols and measurements—a consensus document by the European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology (ESCR) – European Radiology
Consensus Statement | Minimally-invasive treatments for benign thyroid nodules: recommendations for information to patients and referring physicians.24 Mar, 2022 | 08:42h | UTC
Minimally-invasive treatments for benign thyroid nodules: recommendations for information to patients and referring physicians by the Italian Minimally-Invasive Treatments of the Thyroid group – Endocrine
Clinical Picture: Mucormycosis after COVID-19 in a patient with diabetes.6 Aug, 2021 | 10:09h | UTC
Mucormycosis after COVID-19 in a patient with diabetes – The Lancet
COVID-19 and mucormycosis superinfection: the perfect storm.
ECMM/ISHAM recommendations for clinical management of COVID -19 associated mucormycosis in low- and middle-income countries.
The “Black Fungus” in India: The Emerging Syndemic of COVID-19–Associated Mucormycosis – careful use of antibiotics and corticosteroids and closely monitoring blood glucose levels are some of the strategies suggested by the authors.
Multicenter Epidemiologic Study of Coronavirus Disease–Associated Mucormycosis, India – Uncontrolled diabetes mellitus was the most common underlying disease; improper glucocorticoid use was independently associated with the disease.
Opinion | “Doctors have been blamed for the rise in black fungus in India, but the COVID treatment guidelines could be contributing” – improper use of antibiotics and higher than usual doses of corticosteroids may be contributing to the emergence of mucormycosis and other fungal co-infections.
What is mucormycosis, the fungal infection affecting COVID patients in India?
[Preprint] The Emergence of COVID-19 Associated Mucormycosis: Analysis of Cases From 18 Countries.
Mucormycosis: The ‘black fungus’ maiming Covid patients in India
Global Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Mucormycosis
Global Trends in Thyroid Cancer Incidence and the Impact of Overdiagnosis12 Jun, 2020 | 08:59h | UTC
Global trends in thyroid cancer incidence and the impact of overdiagnosis – The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology (free for a limited period)
Commentaries: New IARC study on global expansion in overdiagnosis of thyroid cancer – International Agency for Research on Cancer AND Thyroid cancer overdiagnosis reaches beyond affluent regions – MDedge