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
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RADIOACTIVE IODINE Radiation protection after a nuclear accident
THYROID AND PREGNANCY Pre-term birth and its relationship to hypothyroidism
THYROID AND PREGNANCY Pregnant women benefit from beginning iodine supplementation long before pregnancy
THYROID NODULES Can nodules with a benign ultrasound appearance be left alone without biopsy?
GOITER Increasing rates of total thyroidectomy for non-cancerous thyroid disorders
THYROID CANCER Is a family history of any cancer a risk for thyroid cancer?
THYROID CANCER Determining which thyroid cancer patients are at low risk for cancer recurrence