Thyroid disease may present with non-specific, minimal signs. The use of thyroid function tests (TFTs) is vital in guiding clinicians towards a diagnosis. This slide deck includes in-depth coverage of the use of thyroid function tests is vital in guiding clinicians towards a diagnosis.
Screening guidelines for thyroid disease; tests used to detect thyroid dysfunction and defining ranges for Serum TSH are all discussed in detail. Drugs affecting thyroid laboratory tests and assay interference are also covered. This is the third slide deck in the series and provides critical information to assist clinicians with interpreting thyroid function tests.Download slides (PDF)