Are guidelines wrong on thyroid hormone therapy for subclinical hypothyroidism?

Debate continues over the value of thyroid hormone therapy in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism, with an Australian endocrinologist disputing the negative findings of a new review. A systematic review and meta-analysis published in JAMA has found no evidence for routinely treating subclinical hypothyroidism with thyroid hormone therapy. The review identified 21 studies meeting the inclusion ...

Already a member?

Login to keep reading.

© 2021 the limbic