Volume 6 Supplement 1

European comments on Medullary Thyroid Cancer Management Guidelines of the American Thyroid Association


Edited by Ulla Feldt-Rasmussen and Barbara Jarzab

9th Meeting of the European Thyroid Association Cancer Research Network (ETA-CRN). Go to conference site.

Lisbon, Portugal

5 September 2009

  1. Review

    Calcitonin estimation in patients with nodular goiter and its significance for early detection of MTC: european comments to the guidelines of the American Thyroid Association

    One of the most discussed and controversial issue in the management of thyroid nodules is the need to perform a routine measurement of serum Calcitonin (Ct) in all cases. The American Thyroid Association guide...

    Rossella Elisei and Cristina Romei

    Thyroid Research 2013 6(Suppl 1):S2

    Published on: 14 March 2013

  2. Review

    Treatment of advanced medullary thyroid cancer

    Therapy decisions in advanced medullary thyroid carcinoma should be guided by a critical appraisal of the natural disease course (slowly progressive vs. aggressive) and benefits and side effects of therapy. Th...

    Johannes Smit

    Thyroid Research 2013 6(Suppl 1):S7

    Published on: 14 March 2013

  3. Review

    Timing and criteria for prophylactic thyroidectomy in asymptomatic RET carriers – the role of Ct serum level

    Authors summarize in this brief review results of European discussion, held on ETA-CRN Meeting in Lisbon, 2009, on the American Thyroid Association Medullary Thyroid Cancer (MTC) Guidelines published in the sa...

    Barbara Jarzab, Sylwia Szpak-Ulczok, Jan Wloch, Agnieszka Czarniecka and Jolanta Krajewska

    Thyroid Research 2013 6(Suppl 1):S9

    Published on: 14 March 2013

  4. Review

    Presentation of points of general discussion and voting among the speakers of the European Thyroid Association-Cancer Research Network (ETA-CRN) meeting in Lisbon, 2009, entitled ”European comments to ATA medullary thyroid cancer guidelines”

    The main subjects of discussion, held online within the ETA-CRN board invited 16 expert-panelists are shown. The ad hoc emerged ETA-CRN panel of experts (EPE) first congratulated Professor Kloos and the ATA Ta...

    Barbara Jarząb, Aleksandra Król, Kornelia Hasse-Lazar and Beata Jurecka-Lubieniecka

    Thyroid Research 2013 6(Suppl 1):S11

    Published on: 14 March 2013

  5. Review

    Results and summary of voting among the audience during presentation and discussion of Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma clinical guidelines prepared by American Thyroid Association

    The one-day ETA-CRN meeting, preceding the ETA meeting in Lisbon, was planned in advance to provide a thorough assessment of the European response to the published American Thyroid Association MTC guidelines. ...

    Ulla Feldt-Rasmussen and Folke Soderstrom

    Thyroid Research 2013 6(Suppl 1):S12

    Published on: 14 March 2013