Graves' Disease A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians /

This indispensable volume is designed to facilitate the best possible physician–patient discussion on Graves’ disease by providing the most up-to-date evidence-based information in a clinically useful and patient-centric manner.  Comprehensive and covering such topics as Professionalism and the Art...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Bahn, Rebecca S.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Springer New York : 2015.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1: Professionalism and the Art of Patient-centric Thyroidology
  • Chapter 2: Immunopathogenesis of Graves’ Disease
  • Chapter 3: Epidemiology and Genetic Factors in Graves’ Disease and Graves’ Ophthalmopathy
  • Chapter 4: Laboratory and Clinical Assessment of Hyperthyroidism
  • Chapter 5: Evidence-Based Discussion of Treatment Options for Graves’ Disease
  • Chapter 6: Antithyroid Drug Therapy in Patients with Graves’ Disease
  • Chapter 7: Radioiodine Treatment in Patients with Graves’ Disease
  • Chapter 8: Thyroidectomy in Patients with Graves’ Disease
  • Chapter 9: Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Storm
  • Chapter 10: Impact of Hyperthyroidism on the Cardiovascular and Musculoskeletal Systems and Management of Patients with Subclinical Graves’ Disease
  • Chapter 11: Graves’ Disease in Childhood
  • Chapter 12: Graves’ Disease and Pregnancy
  • Chapter 13: Pathogenesis of Graves’ Orbitopathy
  • Chapter 14: Combined Thyroid Eye Clinics in the Management of Graves’ Ophthalmopathy
  • Chapter 15: Thyroid Dermopathy and Acropachy
  • Chapter 16: Treatment of Hyperthyroidism in Patients with Graves’ Orbitopathy
  • Chapter 17: Assessment and Management Plan for Graves’ Orbitopathy
  • Chapter 18: Natural History, Risk Factors and Management of Patients with Mild GO
  • Chapter 19: Medical Treatment for Moderately Severe and Vision-Threatening Graves’ Orbitopathy
  • Chapter 20: Pre-Operative Assessment and Orbital Decompression Surgery in Patients with Graves’ Ophthalmopathy
  • Chapter 21: Surgical Management of Extraocular Muscle Dysfunction in Patients with GO
  • Chapter 22: Quality of Life in Graves’ Ophthalmopathy
  • Chapter 23: Future Therapy for Graves’ Disease and Ophthalmopathy.