This online enduring material is a reproduction of the live session that was held at the 2018 AACE Annual Meeting in Boston, MA.
1. Explain current ATA, AACE, and NCCN guidelines for the management of thyroid disorders, highlighting recent updates for clinical practice and endocrine surgery
2. Discuss approaches to risk stratification and treatment decision individualization based on risk-benefit assessment
3. Explain the pathological characteristics used to identify patients who require thyroid surgery, such as ETE and VI
4. Examine challenging thyroid cases to identify techniques for accurate diagnosis and prognosis of malignant thyroid tumors, and to determine whether surgery is indicated in specific patients
All physicians and allied health professionals interested in the study, diagnosis, and treatment of endocrine-related diseases.
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) designates this live activity for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.