Review Article
Volume 16 Issue 2 - 2020
Outpatient Management of Thyroid Disorders
Mohamad Mohsen Motawea1*, Abdulhakam Abadi Falemban2, Ruolan Mohammad Khan3, Abdullah Abdulrhman S Alzarea4, Abdulaziz Abdulrhman S Alzarea4, Hadeel Anwar A Aljaber5, Abdulaziz Mutlaq H Alsharari4, Zainab Habib Alrashed6, Ibrahim Mohammed Aljassim7, Ameera Saeed Elahi3 and Rawan Dakilallah Al-Subhi3
1Abdul Latif Jameel Hospital for Medical Rehabilitation, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
2King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
3Ibn Sina National Collage, Saudi Arabia
4University of Jordan, Jordan
5Northern Border University, Saudi Arabia
6Dammam University, Saudi Arabia
7Salmaniya Medical Complex, Bahrain
*Corresponding Author: Mohamad Mohsen Motawea, Abdul Latif Jameel Hospital for Medical Rehabilitation, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Received: January 03, 2020; Published: January 11, 2020


Introduction: One of the major endocrine dysfunctions are diseases seen in the thyroid glands, where there could be an increase or decrease in the thyroid hormones being synthesized or circulated. There is an increased incidence of the condition in women as compared to men and it is critical to assess the condition accurately for its best management. However, management strategies for thyroid disorders continue to undergo constant evolution. 

The Aim of Work: The study aimed to assess the information and practices regarding clinical management of thyroid disorders in the outpatient department. This review briefly outlines recent advances in managing thyroid disorders as well.

Methodology: The review is a comprehensive research of PUBMED from the year 1993 to 2019.

Conclusion: Thyroid diseases can span out to be life-long conditions that can be controlled by careful measures. Normalizing the normal blood levels of the thyroid hormones should be the goal of treatment. Pharmacological intervention is usually required in hyper and hypoparathyroidism. Antithyroid medications, beta-blockers, radioiodine and final resort being surgery can be used to treat the pathological condition.

Keywords: Thyroid Disease; Outcomes; Clinical Practice; Thyroid Dysfunction


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