JNM (August 2018): A Matter of Controversy: Is Radioiodine Therapy Favorable in Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma?
JNM (August 2018): A Matter of Controversy: Is Radioiodine Therapy Favorable in Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma?

JNM (August 2018): A Matter of Controversy: Is Radioiodine Therapy Favorable in Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma?

JNM, August 2018, Volume 59, Number 8

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Release Date: August 1, 2018
Expiration Date: August 30, 2021


Authors

Matthias Schmidt1, Rainer Görges1, Alexander Drzezga2, and Markus Dietlein1

1University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany; and 2University Hospital of Essen, Essen, Germany

 

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Name 

Role 

Disclosure 

Matthias Schmidt

Author

Received speaker fees from Sanofi GmbH.

Rainer Gorges

Author

Received speaker fees from Sanofi GmbH.

Alexander Drzezga

Author

Received speaker fees from Sanofi GmbH.

Markus Dietlein

Author

Received speaker fees from Sanofi GmbH.

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JNM Reviewer 

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Objectives 

At the completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

1. Describe when radioiodine therapy was first introduced.
2. List the special features of thyroid carcinoma distinguish it from other malignancies.
3. Discuss which retrospective studies are needed to support the clinical usefulness of radioiodine therapy.


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