Why are GPs treating subclinical hypothyroidism? Case note review and GP survey
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Colleges, School and Institutes
Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCHo) is a common biochemical diagnosis in older age. Evidence of impact is inconclusive and guidelines are inconsistent. With increasing numbers of thyroid function tests (TFTs) performed, GPs frequently have to make management decisions regarding this diagnosis. However, little is known about how SCHo is currently being managed in primary care.
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Primary Health Care Research & Development|
|Early online date||1 Aug 2012|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2013|