What’s in a name? Everything, it seems, when the terminology used to describe small, low-risk papillary thyroid cancer appears to be related to perceptions of disease and likely treatment preferences. According to an Australian study in which healthy participants were presented with hypothetical clinical scenarios, people react differently to the terms papillary thyroid cancer, papillary ...
Drop the C word to ease anxiety & reduce surgery in low-grade lesions
By Mardi Chapman
29 Aug 2018