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Guideline Documents from various organisations

Guidelines for Thyroid Disorders

BTA - Switching from Liothyronine (LT-3) to Levothyroxine (LT-4)? - 2016

BTA - Management of primary hypothyroidism: statement by the British Thyroid Association Executive Committee - 2015

Thyroid hormone substitution: T4/T3 combination treatment and animal thyroid extracts (2014)

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists – Hyper and Hypo 2006

RCP statement 2008 (revised 2011)  (now superceded by BTA 2015 and 2016 Guidance)

Thyroid Function Test Guidelines 2006  (now archived)

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists - Practice for the Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Nodules (2010)

Royal College of Physicians – Radioiodine in the management of benign thyroid disease (2007)

European Thyroid Association – Use of LT4 and LT3 in the treatment of hypothyroidism (2012)

European Thyroid Association – Management of subclinical hypothyroidism (2013)

 

Guidelines for Pregnancy

Should women with subclinical hypothyroidism receive thyroid hormone replacement prior to and during pregnancy? (This is a summary of the full guideline document below)

Subclinical hypothyroidism in the infertile female population: a guideline (2015)

The Endocrine Society – Clinical Practice Guideline - Management of Thyroid Dysfunction during Pregnancy and Postpartum (2007)

American Thyroid Association Taskforce – Pregnancy and Post Partum (2011)

Lothian Guidance for Diagnosis and Management of thyroid function in pregnancy (undated)