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.
A Randomized Non-Inferiority Trial of Adductor Canal Block for Analgesia After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Single Injection Versus Catheter Technique.
J Arthroplasty. 2017 Nov 16;:
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2017 Oct 19;:1-5
Can J Anaesth. 2017 Sep 19;:
Thyroid. 2017 Jul 16;:
Int J Obstet Anesth. 2017 Jun 24;:
Patterns of regional recurrence in papillary thyroid cancer patients with lateral neck metastases undergoing neck dissection.
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 May 31;46(1):43
Evaluation of two novel techniques for increasing radial artery size: a pilot study utilizing volunteers.
Can J Anaesth. 2017 Mar 15;:
The ATA Guidelines on Management of Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Task Force Review and Recommendation on the Proposed Renaming of eFVPTC without Invasion to NIFTP.
Thyroid. 2017 Jan 23;:
Epistaxis during nasotracheal intubation: a randomized trial of the Parker Flex-Tip™ nasal endotracheal tube with a posterior facing bevel versus a standard nasal RAE endotracheal tube.
Can J Anaesth. 2017 Jan 11;:
Thermal softening of polyvinyl chloride nasotracheal tubes: effect of temperature on tube navigability.
Can J Anaesth. 2016 Nov 7;
Affiliate Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute (TGHRI)
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto