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Financial benefit in outpatient thyroid surgery

  • L. CozzaglioEmail author
  • A. Zuccarelli
  • V. Quagliuolo
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Acknowledgements

The authors thank Marije de Jager for writing assistance and Daniele Alberio for administrative data.

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Funding

None.

Conflict of interest

On behalf of all authors the corresponding author states that there is no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

Informed consent

For this type of study informed consent is not required.

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© Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE) 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyHumanitas Clinical and Research CenterRozzanoItaly
  2. 2.Department of General Surgery, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, Northern Ireland Foundation SchoolNI Medical and Dental Training AgencyBelfastNorthern Ireland, UK

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