Antoine Eskander

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Health Services Research and Regionalization of Care-From Policy to Practice: the Ontario Experience in Head and Neck Cancer
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Oncol Rep 18:19. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Waiting for thyroid surgery: a study of psychological morbidity and determinants of health associated with long wait times for thyroid surgery
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 123:541-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Pattern of spread to the lateral neck in metastatic well-differentiated thyroid cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Thyroid 23:583-92. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Response rates for mailout survey-driven studies in patients waiting for thyroid surgery
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 40:462-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Adherence to guideline-recommended process measures for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in Ontario: Impact of surgeon and hospital volume
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 38:E1987-92. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Metastatic papillary thyroid cancer with lateral neck disease: pattern of spread by level
    Mazin Merdad
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 35:1439-42. 2013
  7. pmc Overview of major salivary gland cancer surgery in Ontario (2003-2010)
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Canada
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 43:50. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Overview of surgery for oral cavity cancer in Ontario
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 38:1113-8. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Volume-outcome associations in head and neck cancer treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 36:1820-34. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Outcome predictors in squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary alveolus and hard palate
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Surgical Oncology, Wharton Head and Neck Program, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 123:2453-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Health Services Research and Regionalization of Care-From Policy to Practice: the Ontario Experience in Head and Neck Cancer
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Oncol Rep 18:19. 2016
    ..These include surgeon report cards, pre-operative checklists, linking funding and remuneration to the quality of delivered care, and the use of process improvement techniques. ..
  2. doi request reprint Waiting for thyroid surgery: a study of psychological morbidity and determinants of health associated with long wait times for thyroid surgery
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 123:541-7. 2013
    ..Uncertainty during this wait can have negative psychologically impact. This study aims to determine the degree of psychological morbidity in patients waiting for thyroid surgery...
  3. doi request reprint Pattern of spread to the lateral neck in metastatic well-differentiated thyroid cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Thyroid 23:583-92. 2013
    ..The evidence for this clinical dilemma has never been reviewed systematically nor has there been an attempt to meta-analyze the data by lymph node levels to better characterize the pattern of spread...
  4. ncbi request reprint Response rates for mailout survey-driven studies in patients waiting for thyroid surgery
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 40:462-7. 2011
    ..The objective of this article is to summarize response rates in patients waiting for thyroid surgery and to document the methodology of mailout survey questionnaires...
  5. doi request reprint Adherence to guideline-recommended process measures for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in Ontario: Impact of surgeon and hospital volume
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 38:E1987-92. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure adherence rates to guideline-recommended process measures in patients with head and neck cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Metastatic papillary thyroid cancer with lateral neck disease: pattern of spread by level
    Mazin Merdad
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 35:1439-42. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our experience with metastatic PTC, and identify the pattern of lymphatic spread to the lateral neck...
  7. pmc Overview of major salivary gland cancer surgery in Ontario (2003-2010)
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Canada
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 43:50. 2014
    ..The primary objective of this study is to describe variations in incidence rates, resection rates, and types of surgical ablations performed on patients diagnosed with major salivary gland cancers in Ontario...
  8. doi request reprint Overview of surgery for oral cavity cancer in Ontario
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 38:1113-8. 2016
    ..The pupose of this study was to describe variations in incidence and resection rates of patients with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in Ontario...
  9. doi request reprint Volume-outcome associations in head and neck cancer treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 36:1820-34. 2014
    ..Because of the relative rarity of head and neck malignancies and their complex treatment, some groups have advocated for regionalized care. Studies comparing high- and low-volume centers have demonstrated mixed results...
  10. doi request reprint Outcome predictors in squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary alveolus and hard palate
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Surgical Oncology, Wharton Head and Neck Program, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 123:2453-8. 2013
    ..The primary objective of this study was to analyze predictors of disease-free survival (DFS) in surgically treated patients, particularly as it relates to the role of neck dissection...
  11. doi request reprint Volume-outcome relationships for head and neck cancer surgery in a universal health care system
    Antoine Eskander
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 124:2081-8. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess whether surgeon and/or institution resection volume predicts long-term overall survival in head and neck cancer in a publicly funded healthcare system...
  12. pmc Current management of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma in Canada
    Mazin Merdad
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Rm 3 952, 610 University Ave, Toronto M5G 2M9, Ontario, Canada
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 43:32. 2014
    ..Our aim was to determine the current self-reported management of PTMC amongst Canadian otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons (OHNS) and endocrinologists and to identify factors influencing their management decisions...
  13. doi request reprint Assessment of the Clavien-Dindo classification system for complications in head and neck surgery
    Eric Monteiro
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 124:2726-31. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the interobserver reliability, content validity, and construct validity of the Clavien-Dindo classification system for use in grading complications related to head and neck surgery...
  14. doi request reprint Response rates for mailout survey-driven studies in patients with head and neck cancer
    David P Goldstein
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 32:1585-91. 2010
    ..The objective of this paper is to summarize response rates in patients with head and neck cancer, and to provide recommendations surrounding methodology used to design and implement mailout survey questionnaires...
  15. doi request reprint BODE index and quality of life in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease before and after lung transplantation
    Antoine Eskander
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:1334-41. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that a higher BODE index would be associated with worse health-related quality of life (HRQL) in advanced COPD, and with larger improvements in HRQL after transplantation...
  16. doi request reprint Imaging and resectability issues of sinonasal tumors
    Navneet Singh
    Department of Medical Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 13:297-312. 2013
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