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 6, the studies ask the following questions:

  • Is active surveillance appropriate in thyroid cancer?
  • Are there regional differences in patients eligible for active surveillance?
  • What is the risk of thyroid cancer in nodules during long-term follow-up?
  • What is the ideal age cutoff in thyroid cancer staging?
  • Are there new chemotherapy options for patients with aggressive thyroid cancer?
  • Are there effective non-surgical options for benign thyroid nodules?

In this issue Volume 14 Issue 5, the studies ask the following questions:

  • What are the effects of COVID 19 on the thyroid?
  • Should RAI be used in the treatment of low risk thyroid cancer?
  • Are there differences in surgical options for thyroid cancer in older patients?
  • Is there a difference in TSH variation in patients on desiccated thyroid extract as compared to levothyroxine?
  • Does thyroid function impact physical activity?
  • Is vitamin D deficiency a risk factor for post-operative hypoparathyroidism?

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, Baltimore, MD
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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