M C Gibberd

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In 262 patients with thyrotoxicosis and atrial fibrillation there were 26 episodes of arterial embolism (17 cerebral and nine elsewhere) in 21 patients. Twelve incidents occurred with active thyrotoxicosis, three on reversion to sinus rhythm, and 11 after the patients were euthyroid. This important complication is more common than is realised, and most(More)
RADIOACTIVE Iodine (131I) is frequently recommended as the treatment of choice for thyrotoxicosis in patients over 45 years old without sufficient appreciation of the difficulties in management that occasionally occur. The increasing frequency of post-radiation myxoedema is now widely recognised (Green and Wilson, 1964) but less emphasis has been paid to(More)
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