Thyroid Feature Archive

ATA Guidelines for Managing Subclinical Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy: Update

ATA Guidelines for Managing Subclinical Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy: Update

Updated guidelines include thyroid function testing, iodine nutrition, pregnancy complications, and treatment of thyroid disease during pregnancy and lactation.

Examining Hypothyroidism and Heart Failure

Examining Hypothyroidism and Heart Failure

Subclinicial hypothyroidism has been associated with an increased risk for coronary heart disease events and mortality.

American Thyroid Association: Revised Guidelines for Hyperthyroidism, Thyrotoxicosis

American Thyroid Association: Revised Guidelines for Hyperthyroidism, Thyrotoxicosis

The revised guidelines for the treatment of hyperthyroidism and thyrotoxicosis from the American Thyroid Association include several important updates pertaining to diagnosis, monitoring, and management.

Highlights From New ATA Guidelines for Thyroid Nodules and Cancer

Highlights From New ATA Guidelines for Thyroid Nodules and Cancer

The American Thyroid Association's updated thyroid cancer guidelines address risk assessment, personalized treatment, and more.

Pediatric Thyroid Cancer: An In-Depth Look at the ATA's Guidelines

Pediatric Thyroid Cancer: An In-Depth Look at the ATA's Guidelines

Endocrinology Advisor provides a closer look at the American Thyroid Association's guidelines for pediatric thyroid cancer.

Providing Optimal Care for Patients With Thyroid Nodules

Providing Optimal Care for Patients With Thyroid Nodules

Richard T. Kloos, MD, discusses new technologies and methods for diagnosis of thyroid nodules.

What You Should Know About Iodine Nutrition: 6 Common Patient Misperceptions

What You Should Know About Iodine Nutrition: 6 Common Patient Misperceptions

Adequate iodine nutrition is essential for production of thyroid hormones, but many patients harbor misperceptions about iodine intake.

Benign Thyroid Nodules: When Should Repeat Evaluation Be Performed?

Benign Thyroid Nodules: When Should Repeat Evaluation Be Performed?

Kenneth D. Burman, MD, discusses one study suggesting that the optimal time for repeat evaluation of benign thyroid nodules is 2 to 4 years.

Does Subclinical Thyroid Dysfunction Affect Bone Health?

Does Subclinical Thyroid Dysfunction Affect Bone Health?

Controversy about the effects of subclinical thyroid dysfunction and bone health are further clouded by conflicting study results.

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