Epidemiology of thyroid disorders


Epidemiology of Thyroid Disorders provides comprehensive, clinical knowledge to professionals dealing with thyroid disorders. The book focuses on the pathophysiology of thyroid disorders, the prevalence and incidence of various diseases, and their prevention. This focused analysis on thyroid disorders raises awareness of this global problem that, once diagnosed or misdiagnosed, can sometimes lead to over-treatment and cardiovascular complications, especially in the elderly. This succinct, targeted reference gives the reader excellent information on the epidemiology of global thyroid disorders, as well as up-to-date treatment data and a special focus on prevention.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Moini, J; Samsam, M; Pereira, K

Published Date

  • January 8, 2020

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 336

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780128182741

Citation Source

  • Scopus