In this session, Tiffany Hiatt, PA-C covers the most current guidelines for screening and diagnosing hypothyroidism, developing treatment plans for patients with hypothyroidism, and the evidence-based medicine diagnostic work-up for patients with suspected hypothyroidism as well as differentiating between pharmacologic and surgical treatment options for patients with clinical hypothyroidism. Also covered are recommendations for diagnosis and management of patients with thyroid nodules.
This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit. Approval is valid for one year from 09/20/2018. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.