Belgian Thyroid club


Second Trimester


Wakelkamp IM et al:

Surgical or medical decompression as a first-line treatment of neuropathy in Graves’ ophthalmopathy? A randomised controlled trial.

Clinical Endocrinology 63: 323-328, 2005 (comments by DG)

Pedersen IB et al:

Lack of association between thyroid autoantibodies and parity in a population argues against microchimerism as a trigger of thyroid autoimmunity.

European Journal of Endocrinology 154: 38-45, 2006 (comments by DG)

Carlé A et al:

Epidemiology of subtypes of hypothyroidism in Denmark.

European Journal of Endocrinology 154: 21-28, 2006 (comments by DG)

Larizza D et al:

Helicobacter pylori infection and autoimmune thyroid disease in young patients: the disadvantage of carrying the HLA-DRB1*0301 allele.

Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 91: 176-179, 2006 (comments by DG)

Weetman AP:

Whose thyroid hormone replacement is it anyway?

Clinical Endocrinology 64: 231-233, 2006 (comments by DG)

Cooper DS et al (ATA task force):

Management guidelines for patients with thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid cancer.

Thyroid 16: 109-142, 2006 (comments by DG)

Jorde R et al:

Neuropsychological function and symptoms in subjects with subclinical hypothyroidism and the effect of thyroxine treatment.

Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 91: 145-153, 2006 (comments by DG)

Nakao N et al:

Possible involvement of organic anion transporting polypeptide 1c1 in the photoperiodic response of gonads in birds.

Endocrinology 147: 1067-1073, 2006 (comments by DG)

Casey BM et al:

Subclinical hyperthyroidism and pregnancy outcomes.

Obstet Gynecol 107: 337-341, 2006 (comments by DG)

McLeod IK et al:

The use of rapid parathyroid hormone assay in predicting postoperative hypocalcemia after total or completion thyroidectomy.

Thyroid 16: 259-265, 2006 (comments by DG)