Cochrane Corner: Thyroid hormone replacement does not improve subclinical hypothyroidism (Note)

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Arroll, Megan 2014. Cochrane Corner: Thyroid hormone replacement does not improve subclinical hypothyroidism (Note). Journal of Primary Health Care. 6 (2), p. 162.
AuthorsArroll, Megan
Abstract

Levothyroxine replacement
therapy does not improve symptoms or quality of life when
compared to placebo in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism. However, there is some evidence that thyroid hormone
replacement may improve some parameters of lipid profiles and
left ventricular function.

JournalJournal of Primary Health Care
Journal citation6 (2), p. 162
ISSN1172-6156
Year2014
PublisherRoyal New Zealand College of General Practitioners
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License
CC BY-ND
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1071/HC14162b
Web address (URL)https://doi.org/10.1071/HC14162b
Publication dates
PrintJun 2014
Publication process dates
Deposited26 Jun 2014
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