Thyroid Disease

B11.Thyroid Disease
B11.1. Recognize the clinical features of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism
B11.2.Propose an initial plan for work-up of the patient presenting with new onset thyroid symptoms including biochemical and radiological testing
B11.3. Have an approach to the primary care management of thyroid diseases
B11.4. Describe an approach to investigating and managing thyroid nodules

Articles

Thyroid Disease Hypo and Hyperthyroidism

Soor G, Bell L, Law M. Thyroid Disease Hypo and Hyperthyroidism One-Page Primer. DFCM Open. 2011. Available at: http://dfcmopen.com. Attribution CC BY-NC-ND

Thyroid function tests BC guidelines

British Columbia Ministry of Health Services. Thyroid Function Tests: Diagnoses and Monitoring of Thyroid Function Disorders in Adults. Effective Date Jan 1, 2010. Available at: http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health

Thyroid Nodules (aafp)

Knox MA. Thyroid nodules. Am Fam Physician. 2013;88(3):193-196. doi: d10513 [pii].