Dr. Sawka’s research is primarily focused on thyroid cancer, including epidemiology, outcomes, radioactive iodine treatment, quality of life and complications of treatment. Other areas of interest include thyroid diseases and endocrine neoplasia. She is involved in the following types of research: knowledge synthesis (systematic reviews), knowledge translation, decision aids, observational studies, surveys, quality of life research, qualitative research and economic analyses.
Re: Quality of life and symptom impact of thyroid cancer: A cross-sectional survey of Canadian patients.
Surgery. 2018 Oct 29;:
A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Subsequent Malignant Neoplasm Risk after Radioactive Iodine Treatment of Thyroid Cancer.
Thyroid. 2018 Oct 27;:
Comparison of Patient Position and Midline Lumbar Neuraxial Access Via Statistical Model Registration to Ultrasound.
Ultrasound Med Biol. 2018 Oct 03;:
Multidisciplinary in-situ simulation to evaluate a rare but high-risk process at a level 1 trauma centre: the “Mega-Sim” approach
Can J Surg. 2018 10 01;61(5):357-360
Psychooncology. 2018 Aug 13;:
Evaluating two techniques for potentially increasing radial artery size in a follow-up study involving patients with peripheral vascular disease.
Can J Anaesth. 2018 Aug 03;:
Aortocaval Fistula Presenting as Type 2 Acute Myocardial Infarction in a Patient with Severe Arteriopathy.
Indian J Crit Care Med. 2018 May;22(5):372-374
Biochemical challenge: difficult management of recurrent hypoglycaemia in the setting of a massive solitary fibrous tumour of the liver.
Intern Med J. 2018 Jun;48(6):744-746
Thyroid. 2018 Apr 26;:
Affiliate Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute (TGHRI)
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto