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 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?

In this issue Volume 15 Issue 12, the studies ask the following questions:

  • Are there long-term adverse effects of L-T3 therapy for hypothyroidism?
  • Is a history of hypothyroidism associated with dementia?
  • What is the risk of missed cancers in the long term follow-up of thyroid nodules?
  • Does delaying post-operative RAI therapy for thyroid cancer affect clinical response?
  • Can we predict who will develop early hypothyroidism after RAI therapy for Graves’ disease?
  • What is a useful cutoff of TSH-receptor antibody level in pregnant women with low TSH level in early pregnancy?

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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