Joseph G Hollowell
- Thyroid function inside and outside of pregnancy: what do we know and what don't we know?Robert C Smallridge
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Thyroid 15:54-9. 2005..With sufficient iodine nutrition, autoimmune thyroid disease (AITD) is the most common cause of hypothyroidism. As of 1994, iodine nutrition in the United States appeared to be adequate, but its continued monitoring is essential...
- Serum TSH, T(4), and thyroid antibodies in the United States population (1988 to 1994): National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)Joseph G Hollowell
Centers for Disease Control, National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Emergency and Environmental Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:489-99. 2002..A large proportion of the U.S. population unknowingly have laboratory evidence of thyroid disease, which supports the usefulness of screening for early detection...
- 2004 where do we go from here?--Summary of working group discussions on thyroid function and gestational outcomesJoseph G Hollowell
Department of Pediatrics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Lawrence, KS 66049, USA
Thyroid 15:72-6. 2005..The group then identified research needs and gaps. The results of these discussions are outlined in the paper with recommended research strategies and public health action...
- The prevalence of iodine deficiency in women of reproductive age in the United States of AmericaJoseph G Hollowell
Department of Pediatrics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Lawrence, Kansas City, Kansas 66049, USA
Public Health Nutr 10:1532-9; discussion 1540-1. 2007..To review the iodine status of women as assessed through National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys from 1971 to 2002...
- Urinary iodine concentration: United States National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2002Kathleen L Caldwell
Inorganic Toxicology and Nutrition Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Thyroid 15:692-9. 2005..8 microg/L (95% confidence interval [CI] 159.3-177.6). The NHANES 2001-2002 data confirm the current stability of the U.S. iodine intake and continued adequate iodine nutrition for the country...
- Chernobyl and iodine deficiency in the Russian Federation: an environmental disaster leading to a public health opportunityRichard J Jackson
National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE Mail Stop F 29, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
J Public Health Policy 23:453-70. 2002..The full realization of this goal will require more time for education, marketing, and possibly legislative action...
- Use of inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry to measure urinary iodine in NHANES 2000: comparison with previous methodKathleen L Caldwell
Inorganic Toxicology and Nutrition Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mail Stop F18, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Clin Chem 49:1019-21. 2003
- Is thyroid inadequacy during gestation a risk factor for adverse pregnancy and developmental outcomes?Stephen H LaFranchi
Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
Thyroid 15:60-71. 2005..Published data consistently document a relationship between maternal thyroid deficiency during pregnancy and problems with neuropsychological development of the offspring...
- Iodine supplementation for pregnancy and lactation-United States and Canada: recommendations of the American Thyroid AssociationDavid V Becker
Thyroid 16:949-51. 2006....
- Urine iodine measurements, creatinine adjustment, and thyroid deficiency in an adult United States populationJames E Haddow
Division of Medical Screening, Women and Infants Hospital, 70 Elm Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1019-22. 2007..S. adults with the aim of determining whether low urine iodine is associated with thyroid deficiency...
- Age-specific distribution of serum thyrotropin and antithyroid antibodies in the US population: implications for the prevalence of subclinical hypothyroidismMartin I Surks
Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4575-82. 2007..5 mIU/liter, increased progressively with age. Age-adjusted reference ranges would include many people with TSH greater than 4.5 mIU/liter...
- Are detection and treatment of thyroid insufficiency in pregnancy feasible?Susan J Mandel
Division of Endocrinology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Thyroid 15:44-53. 2005..Women with autoimmune thyroid disease prior to pregnancy are at increased risk for thyroid insufficiency during pregnancy and postpartum thyroiditis and should be monitored with TSH during pregnancy...
- Iodine nutrition--more is betterElizabeth N Pearce
N Engl J Med 355:1500; author reply 1501. 2006