Prospective multicenter study of thyroid carcinoma treatment : Initial analysis of staging and outcome (pages 1012–1021)
Steven I. Sherman, James D. Brierley, Matthew Sperling, Kenneth B. Ain, S. Thomas Bigos, David S. Cooper, Bryan R. Haugen, Mona Ho, Irwin Klein, Paul W. Ladenson, Jacob Robbins, Douglas S. Ross, Bonny Specker, Terry Taylor and Harry R. Maxon III
Article first published online: 9 NOV 2000 | DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0142(19980901)83:5<1012::AID-CNCR28>3.0.CO;2-9
A novel prognostic staging classification encompassing all forms of thyroid carcinoma was created for a prospective multicenter registry. This staging classification provides a prospectively validated scheme for predicting short term prognosis comparable if not superior to other available classifications for thyroid carcinoma.
See also pages 844-7 and 848-50.