Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public

Volume 16

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 16 Issue 2, the studies ask the following questions:

  • Does treatment of hypothyroidism increase the risk of death from heart disease?
  • Is there a risk of heart disease in thyroid cancer patients?
  • Has the diagnostic accuracy of thyroid nodule biopsy improved?
  • How effective is radiofrequency ablation as a treatment for benign thyroid nodules?
  • What should you expect after radioactive iodine therapy for Graves’ disease?
  • Is lobectomy becoming an option for treatment of pediatric thyroid cancer?

In this issue Volume 16 Issue 1 the studies ask the following questions:

  • Does COVID-19 vaccination affect the thyroid?
  • Is Graves’ disease associated with COVID-19 vaccination?
  • Is there in increased risk of cancer after radioactive iodine therapy?
  • Is age 18 still be best cutoff separating adult and pediatric thyroid cancer patients?
  • Does nerve monitoring help prevent nerve injury during thyroid surgery?
  • Is there a link between fatty liver disease and the thyroid?

Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public Past Issues

2014 – 2021

2011 – 2013

2008 – 2010

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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