Effects of 18 months of L-T4 replacement in women with subclinical hypothyroidism.

@article{Adrees2009EffectsO1,
  title={Effects of 18 months of L-T4 replacement in women with subclinical hypothyroidism.},
  author={M Adrees and James Gibney and N El-Saeity and Gerard P Boran},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2009},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={298-303}
}
CONTEXT Some of the cardiovascular and renal abnormalities seen in overt hypothyroidism have also been reported in subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH). Short-term L-T4 replacement in SCH improves cardiovascular risk markers and reduces carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT), a surrogate marker of atherosclerosis. The haemodynamic and renal effects of L-T4… CONTINUE READING