Clinical Thyroidology for Patients 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
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HYPOTHYROIDISM Levothyroxine use in the elderly is associated with an increased risk of fractures
HYPOTHYROIDISM Different degrees of hypothyroidism are associated with increased risk of coronary heart disease and death
THYROID CANCER Small thyroid bed masses found after initial treatment of thyroid cancer have a benign outcome
THYROID CANCER Can radioactive iodine treatment be avoided in some patients with thyroid cancer?
THYROID CANCER Medullary thyroid microcarcinomas have significant rates of poor prognostic features and require appropriate surgical management
AUTOIMMUNE THYROID DISEASE When are positive thyroid antibodies clinically useful?