Clinical Thyroidology for Patients, edited by Dr. Alan Farwell, is a collection of summaries of recently published articles from the medical literature that covers the broad spectrum of thyroid disorders.
Starting with the May 2009 issue, Clinical Thyroidology for Patients will be published on a monthly basis and include summaries of research studies that were discussed in the previous month’s issue of Clinical Thyroidology, a publication of the American Thyroid Association for physicians. Dr. Hershman is the Editor-in-Chief of Clinical Thyroidology.
Volume 6 Issue 11
Now available in pdf format for saving and printing and Web page format for viewing online
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Clinical Thyroidology for Patients Volume 6 Issue 11 (PDF file, 2.11 MB)
TABLE OF CONTENTS – Web Format
GRAVES’ DISEASE Drinking alcohol reduces the risk of developing Graves’ disease
THYROID HORMONE THERAPY Taking levothyroxine with breakfast may be fine for many patients
THYROID CANCER Repeated dental x-rays without neck shielding increases risk of thyroid cancer
THYROID CANCER High risk of thyroid cancer in patients with multinodular goiter
THYROID CANCER Male sex is not an independent prognostic factor for thyroid cancer