May 13, 2007 - 11:19 am
The following information has been shared courtesy of the Canadian Thyroid Cancer Survivors group, Thry'vors:
"Members who attended the 2005 University of Toronto Forum on Thyroid Disease at Mount Sinai Hosptial had a lot of positive comments about the presentation made by Dr. Michael Tuttle (Memorial
Dr. Tuttle recently gave a presentation on the 2007 Thyroid Cancer Clinical Practice Guidelines of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. The presentation focuses on the latest changes to the NCCN Guidelines. Topics include diagnostic procedures, primary treatment, post-treatment monitoring and recurrent and metastatic disease. His presentation explains how these updates will impact management of thyroid cancer care.
The transcript and video of his presentation are available on Medscape."
(Registration for Medscape is required, but is free, and well worthwhile when doing research):
"NCCN Thyroid Carcinoma Guidelines Update
Text Version and Slides
Video/Slide[ 35 minutes approximately]
The complete 2007 NCCN Thyroid Cancer Clinical Practice publication is available on line at:
http://www.nccn. org/professional s/physician_ gls/PDF/thyroid. pdf
Thanks to Thry'vors - http://www.thryvors.org - for sharing this excellent info,