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.
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Clinical Thyroidology for Patients Volume 6 Issue 8 (PDF file, 1.26 MB)
TABLE OF CONTENTS – Web Format
HYPOTHYROIDISM Desiccated thyroid extract vs Levothyroxine in the treatment of hypothyroidism
THYROID AND PREGNANCY IVF pregnancy outcomes in women with treated hypothyroidism and women without thyroid disease
HYPERTHYROIDISM Severe sight-threatening orbitopathy is a very rare event in the natural history of Graves’ disease
THYROID CANCER Stimulated thyroglobulin levels obtained after thyroidectomy are a good indicator for risk of future recurrence from thyroid cancer.
THYROID CANCER Only a few thyroid cancer patients have a cancer recurrence within 8 years of initial therapy