Simon H.S. Pearce, Georg Brabant, Leonidas H. Duntas, Fabio Monzani e Robin P. Peeters, Salman Razvi, Jean-Louis Wemeau European Thyroid Journal, 2013 Abstract Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) should be considered in two categories according to the elevation in serum thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) level: mildly increased TSH levels (4.0-10.0 mU/l) and more severely increased TSH value (>10 […]
Gaitonde DY, Rowley KD, Sweeney LB. American Family Physician, Volume 86, Number 3 August 1, 2012 Abstract Hypothyroidism is a clinical disorder commonly encountered by the primary care physician. Untreated hypothyroidism can contribute to hypertension, dyslipidemia, infertility, cognitive impairment, and neuromuscular dysfunction. Data derived from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey suggest that about […]
Guidelines for the treatment of hypothyroidism prepared by the American Thyroid Association task force on thyroid hormone replacement.
Jacqueline Jonklaas, Antonio C. Bianco, Andrew J. Bauer, Kenneth D. Burman, Anne R. Cappola, Francesco S. Celi, David S. Cooper, Brian W. Kim, Robin P. Peeters, M. Sara Rosenthal, and Anna M. Sawka THYROID 24 (12), 2014 Abstract Background: A number of recent advances in our understanding of thyroid physiology may shed light on whysome […]
2014 European Thyroid Association guidelines for the management of subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy and in children.
John Lazarus, Rosalind S. Brown, Chantal Daumerie, Alicja Hubalewska-Dydejczyk, Roberto Negro, Bijay Vaidya Eur Thyroid J 2014; 3:76–94 Abstract: This guideline has been produced as the official statement of the European Thyroid Association guideline committee. Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) in pregnancy is defined as a thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) level above the preg- nancy-related reference range with […]
Gabriela Brenta, Mario Vaisman, José Augusto Sgarbi, Liliana Maria Bergoglio, Nathalia Carvalho de Andrada, Pedro Pineda Bravo, Ana Maria Orlandi, Hans Graf, on behalf of the Task Force on Hypothyroidism of the Latin American Thyroid Society (LATS) Arq Bras Endocrinol Metab, 2013;57/4 Abstract Introduction: Hypothyroidism has long been known for its effects on different organ […]
Management of thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy and postpartum: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. PMID: 22869843
De Groot L, Abalovich M, Alexander EK, Amino N, Barbour L, Cobin RH, Eastman CJ, Lazarus JH, Luton D, Mandel SJ, Mestman J, Rovet J, Sullivan S. J Clin Endocrinol Metab., 2012 Abstract Objective: The aim was to update the guidelines for the management of thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy and postpartum published previously in 2007. […]
Michelle So, Richard J MacIsaac, Mathis Grossmann Australian Family Physician, Vol. 41, No. 8, August 2012 Abstract Background: Hypothyroidism is a common endocrine disorder that mainly affects women and the elderly. Objective: This article outlines the aetiology, clinical features, investigation and management of hypothyroidism. Discussion: In the Western world, hypothyroidism is most commonly caused by […]
Cosponsored by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the American Thyroid Association. Jeffrey R. Garber, Rhoda H. Cobin, Hossein Gharib, James V. Hennessey, Irwin Klein, Jeffrey I. Mechanick, Rachel Pessah-Pollack, Peter A. Singer, and Kenneth A. Woeber THYROID 22 (12), 2012 Background: Hypothyroidism has multiple etiologies and manifestations. Appropriate treatment requires an accurate diagnosis […]
Wilmar M. Wiersinga, Leonidas Duntas, Valentin Fadeyev, Birte Nygaard, Mark P.J. Vanderpump, European Thyroid Journal 2012;1:55–71 Background: Data suggest symptoms of hypothyroidism persist in 5–10% of levothyroxine (L-T4)-treated hypothyroid patients with normal serum thyrotrophin (TSH). The use of L-T4 + liothyronine (L-T3) combination therapy in such pa- tients is controversial. The ETA nominated a task […]
Graham H Beastall, Geoffrey J Beckett, Jayne Franklyn, William D Fraser, Janis Hickey, Rhys John, Pat Kendall-Taylor, Betty Nevens, Mark Vanderpump British Thyroid Foundation, British Thyroid Association, The Association for Clinical Biochemistry, July 2012 Abstract Purpose of the guidelines: It is hoped that the document will provide guidance for primary care physicians, specialist physicians, endocrinologists, […]