Elka Jacobson-Dickman, MD

Sheila Perez-Colon, MD

Accredited by

American Academy of Pediatrics

Course Description

Accurate assessment and management are critically important in the newborn period because congenital hypothyroidism is one of the most common preventable causes of intellectual disability.

This course presents information about the pathophysiology of thyroid disorders, the difference between hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism, and methods to evaluate and treat thyroid dysfunction.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / MOC
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2018-May-24
Expiration Date:2021-May-23
Registration Required:Yes

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