Hyperthyroidism and other causes of thyrotoxicosis: management guidelines of the American Thyroid Association and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

@article{Chair2011HyperthyroidismAO,
  title={Hyperthyroidism and other causes of thyrotoxicosis: management guidelines of the American Thyroid Association and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.},
  author={Rebecca S Bahn Chair and Henry B. Burch and D. Cooper and Jeffrey R. Garber and M Carol Greenlee and Irwin J. Klein and Peter Laurberg and Ian Ross McDougall and Victor M. Montori and Scott A. Rivkees and Douglas S. Ross and Julie Ann Sosa and Marius N. Stan},
  journal={Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={456-520}
}
BACKGROUND Thyrotoxicosis has multiple etiologies, manifestations, and potential therapies. Appropriate treatment requires an accurate diagnosis and is influenced by coexisting medical conditions and patient preference. This article describes evidence-based clinical guidelines for the management of thyrotoxicosis that would be useful to generalist and… CONTINUE READING