Thyroid-stimulating hormone and risk of sudden cardiac death, total mortality and cardiovascular morbidity.

@article{Langn2018ThyroidstimulatingHA,
  title={Thyroid-stimulating hormone and risk of sudden cardiac death, total mortality and cardiovascular morbidity.},
  author={Ville L Lang{\'e}n and Teemu J Niiranen and Pauli J Puukka and Arttu O Lehtonen and Jussi A Hernesniemi and Jouko E Sundvall and Veikko V Salomaa and Antti M. Jula},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2018},
  volume={88 1},
  pages={105-113}
}
BACKGROUND Previous data on the association of thyroid function with total mortality, cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes and sudden cardiac death (SCD) are conflicting or limited. We investigated associations of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) with these outcomes in a nationwide population-based prospective cohort study. METHODS We examined 5211… CONTINUE READING