Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public

Volume 14

Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public summarizes selected research studies discussed in the previous month’s issue of Clinical Thyroidology, an official publication of the American Thyroid Association®.

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In this issue Volume 14 Issue 9, the studies ask the following questions:

  • How does COVID-19 affect the thyroid?
  • Are there new effective drugs to treat thyroid eye disease?
  • Do cholesterol medications affect the risk of developing thyroid eye disease?
  • Is a computer program better than clinicians at adjusting levothyroxine after thyroidectomy?
  • Does iodine supplementation during pregnancy affect thyroid levels in pregnant women with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis?

In this issue Volume 14 Issue 8, the studies ask the following questions:

  • What factors predict remission in Graves’ disease?
  • What are the risk factors for the development of thyroid eye disease?
  • How frequently is lobectomy done for low risk thyroid cancer?
  • How common is it to require thyroid hormone therapy after a lobectomy for low risk thyroid cancer?
  • Is the death rate in thyroid cancer increased in older patients?
  • How often are guidelines followed in the evaluation of thyroid nodules in children?

Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public Past Issues

2014 – 2021

2011 – 2013

2008 – 2010

Editor
Alan P. Farwell, MD, FACE
Boston Medical Center
Boston University School of Medicine

Editorial Board
Jessie Block-Galaraza, MD, Albany, NY
Gary Bloom, New York, NY
Maria Brito, MF, New York, NY
Susana Ebner, MD, New York, NY
Alina Gavrila, MD, MMSC, Boston, MA
Melanie Goldfarb, MD, MS, FACS, FACE,
Santa Monica, CA
Shirin Haddady, MD, MPH, Boston, MA
Sun Lee, MD, Boston, MA
Joshua Klopper, MD, Denver, CO
Priya Mahajan, MD, Houston, TX
Maria Papaleontiou, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
Jason D. Prescott, MD PhD, New York, NY
Marjorie Safran, MD, Worcester, MA
Anna M. Sawka, MD, Toronto, ON, Canada
Phillip Segal, MD, Toronto, ON, Canada
Vibhavasu Sharma, MD, Albany, NY
Ebru Sulanc, MD , Detroit, MI
Whitney Woodmansee, MD, Gainesville, FL

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