The Central Effects of Thyroid Hormones on Appetite

@inproceedings{Amin2011TheCE,
  title={The Central Effects of Thyroid Hormones on Appetite},
  author={Anjali Amin and Waljit S. Dhillo and Kevin Graeme Murphy},
  booktitle={Journal of thyroid research},
  year={2011}
}
Obesity is a major public health issue worldwide. Current pharmacological treatments are largely unsuccessful. Determining the complex pathways that regulate food intake may aid the development of new treatments. The hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid (HPT) axis has well-known effects on energy expenditure, but its role in the regulation of food intake is less well characterised. Evidence suggests that the HPT axis can directly influence food intake. Thyroid dysfunction can have clinically… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 21 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 66 REFERENCES

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…