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Clinical Thyroidology – Highlighted Article

From Clinical Thyroidology:  The Time Lag between Initiation of Amiodarone Treatment and First Evidence of Amiodarone —Induced Thyrotoxicosis Is a Useful Indicator for Identifying the Type of Hyperthyroidism – Hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are frequent complications of amiodarone treatment. One of these two complications will develop in 15% to 20% of patients treated with amiodarone….

Clinical Thyroidology for the Public – highlighted article

From Clinical Thyroidology for the Public: Thyroid cancer in survivors of Hodgkin’s lymphomaHistory of radiation to the head/neck region is known to be a risk factor for the development of thyroid cancer since the thyroid is directly exposed to the radiation …

Thyroid Highlighted Article

What Are the Psychosocial Outcomes of Treatment for Thyroid Eye Disease? A Systematic Review  Background:  Thyroid eye disease (TED) causes a number of esthetic and visual problems, and its treatment requires close clinical assessment, often for several years. There is evidence to suggest that clinical factors are poor indicators of patient-reported outcomes after treatments that aim to improve appearance, vision, or both.

IDD Newsletter

IDD August 2014 Newsletter (PDF File, 2.77 MB)