Study: Routine TSH screening recommended for all adults over 65

August 1994
Geriatrics;Aug94, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p14
Academic Journal
Reports on the inclusion of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) testing in the routine screening of adults over 65 years of age. Role of testing in monitoring replacement therapy in patients with hypothyroidism; Symptoms of hypothyroidism; Findings of study on prevalence of hypothyroidism in patients aged 60 to 97.


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