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149313 - How to Treat quiz: Hyperthyroidism in adults

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Graves’ disease and multinodular goitre are the most common causes of hyperthyroidism. It is important to determine the underlying aetiology of hyperthyroidism to guide management and prognosis. Antithyroid medications, radioactive iodine and surgery remain the treatment options for Graves’ disease and toxic multinodular goitres. Thyroiditis management is targeted at symptom control and antithyroid medication is not warranted.

Learning outcomes
  • On completion of this activity, the participant will be able to List the common causes of hyperthyroidism.
  • On completion of this activity, the participant will be able to Discuss the signs and symptoms of hyperthyroidism.
  • On completion of this activity, the participant will be able to Describe the investigations used to evaluate hyperthyroidism.
  • On completion of this activity, the participant will be able to Discuss the differential diagnosis of hyperthyroidism.
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    Title
    149313 - How to Treat quiz: Hyperthyroidism in adults
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    Duration
    1 hour
    Start Date
    22-Feb-2019
    End Date
    31-Dec-2019
    CPD
    1 hour
    Price
    0.00
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    Online
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