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 Thyroidology.
Volume 5 Issue 6
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TABLE OF CONTENTS – Web Format
THYROID HORMONE THERAPY The effect of celiac disease on the absorption of levothyroxine tablets
THYROID AND PREGNANCY Thyroid function in newborns at birth is related to mothers’ thyroid function during early pregnancy
SUBCLINICAL THYROID DISEASE Subclinical thyroid disease increases the incidence of heart failure in older persons
GRAVES’ DISEASE How safe is steroid treatment in thyroid eye disease?
HYPERTHYROIDISM Amiodarone may be continued in patients with amiodarone-induced hyperthyroidism treated with prednisone
THYROID CANCER Is radioactive iodine as effective as repeat surgery in thyroid cancer patients who had an initial lobectomy?
ATA ALLIANCE FOR THYROID PATIENT EDUCATION