Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) is not associated with metabolic derangement, cognitive impairment, depression or poor quality of life (QoL) in elderly subjects.

@article{Park2010SubclinicalH,
  title={Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) is not associated with metabolic derangement, cognitive impairment, depression or poor quality of life (QoL) in elderly subjects.},
  author={Young Joo Park and Eun Jung Lee and You Jin Lee and Sung Hee Choi and Joon Hyuk Park and Seok Bum Lee and Soo Jung Lim and Won Woo Lee and Hak Chul Jang and Bo Youn Cho and Jong Inn Woo and Ki Woong Kim},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  year={2010},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={e68-73}
}
The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between SCH and metabolic and neuropsychiatric derangements in Korean elderly subjects. Nine hundred and eighteen euthyroid and SCH subjects aged 65 years and older were enrolled in the present study. We compared anthropometric (age, sex, blood pressure, body mass index=BMI, body fat contents=BF, waist circumference=WC and hip circumference=HC), laboratory (glucose and lipid profile, renal and liver functions, and C-reactive protein… CONTINUE READING
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