Thyroid Disorders

Online Resources and Information

Thyroid Manager offers an up-to-date analysis of thyrotoxicosis, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules and cancer, thyroiditis, and all aspects of human thyroid disease and thyroid physiology. It provides physicians, researchers, and trainees (as well as patients) around the world with an authoritative, current, complete, objective, free, and down-loadable source on the thyroid. This website contains a newly revised version of the textbook "The Thyroid and its Diseases," and much supplementary information, all directed toward helping physicians care for their patients with thyroid problems. Excellent!

Thyroid Today  is a comprehensive, interactive, educational website dedicated to providing clinicians with new and pertinent information on the diagnosis and management of thyroid disease. It offers free continuing medical education (CME) credits via slide presentations, webcasts and monographs, and is frequently updated with additional educational content, including research and expert opinions on optimizing the care of thyroid patients.

AACE Position Statement on Subclinical Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy  this statement was published by AACE in 1999.

AACE Clinical Guidelines for Evaluation and Treatment of Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism summarize the recommendations of the American Association of Clinical
Endocrinologists for the diagnostic evaluation of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism and for treatment strategies in patients with these disorders.

AACE Medical and Surgical Guidelines for Management of Thyroid Carcinoma emphasize the importance and prevalence of thyroid cancer and enhance the understanding of the currently accepted methods of managing thyroid cancer.

AACE Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Nodules  are a clear and concise state-of-the-art approach to thyroid nodules.


Professional Organizations

American Thyroid Association  Founded in 1923, the American Thyroid Association is a professional society of 900 U.S. and international physicians and scientists who specialize in the research and treatment of thyroid diseases. It fosters excellence in research, patient care, and education of patients, the public, and the medical and scientific communities.