Thyroid function testing

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Key articles

Ross DS, Burch HB, Cooper DS, et al. 2016 American Thyroid Association guidelines for diagnosis and management of hyperthyroidism and other causes of thyrotoxicosis. Thyroid. 2016 Oct;26(10):1343-1421.Full text  Abstract

Ladenson PW, Singer PA, Ain KB, et al. American Thyroid Association guidelines for detection of thyroid dysfunction. Arch Intern Med. 2000 Jun 12;160(11):1573-5. [Erratum in: Arch Intern Med. 2001 Jan 22;161(2):284.] Abstract

Association for Clinical Biochemistry; British Thyroid Association; British Thyroid Foundation. UK guidelines for the use of thyroid function tests. Jul 2006 [internet publication].Full text

Garber JR, Cobin RH, Gharib H, et al. Clinical practice guidelines for hypothyroidism in adults co-sponsored by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the American Thyroid Association. Thyroid. 2012 Dec;22(12):1200-35.Full text  Abstract

Reference articles

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