A Practical Manual of Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease
Copyright © 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Asit Arora, Neil S. Tolley, R. Michael Tuttle
Published Online: 18 JAN 2010
Print ISBN: 9781405170345
Online ISBN: 9781444307641
About this Book
Edited and authored by international experts,A Practical Manual of Thyroid and Parathyroid Diseasepresents concise, evidence-based, multi-disciplinary guidance relevant for a global audience. Where appropriate, chapters include an evidence appraisal section which critically assesses the level of the evidence available for different treatment options.
Reflecting the latest in clinical research and showcasing techniques pioneered by the contributors, the book includes chapters dedicated to advances in:
- radiological assessment
- molecular biology and treatment rationale in thyroid cancer
- surgical technique including minimally invasive modalities
Designed to be user-friendly, the book contains key points, case studies, color photographs and diagrams throughout. Multiple choice questions included at the end of each chapter enable self assessment.
The book will be relevant to the medical undergraduate, postgraduate and clinical nurse specialist. Primary care physicians will find this an excellent resource for reference purposes and it will update specialists involved with treating thyroid and parathyroid disease in the fields of Pathology, Radiology, Oncology, Endocrinology and Surgery.