Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public

Volume 15

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 15 Issue 7, the studies ask the following questions:

  • Should subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnant women with negative TPO antibodies be treated?
  • Should pregnant women with positive TPO antibodies but normal thyroid hormone levels be treated?
  • Does treatment of subclinical hypothyroidism in the elderly improve anemia?
  • What is the risk of thyroid storm in hyperthyroid patients undergoing surgery?
  • Is RFA an effective treatment for thyroid microcarcinoma?
  • Is there an association between treatment of advanced thyroid cancer with levatanib and adrenal insufficiency?

In this issue Volume 15 Issue 6, the studies ask the following questions:

  • How common is thyroid cancer in the United States and is the risk of dying from this disease changing?
  • What is new in the treatment of thyroid cancer?
  • Is radioactive iodine therapy indicated in patients with low-risk thyroid cancer?
  • How common is hypothyroidism in children who have survived cancer?
  • Is the treatment of hypothyroidism caused by ICI cancer drugs different from the treatment of other types of hypothyroidism?
  • What do the experts say about RFA ablation of thyroid nodules?

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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