Pitt Scientists Lead Consensus Guidelines for Thyroid Cancer Molecular Tests (Dr. Sam Wiseman, St. Paul's Hospital)
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) scientists recently led a panel of experts in revising national guidelines for thyroid cancer testing to reflect newly available tests that better incorporate personalized medicine into diagnosing the condition.
Their clinical explanation for when to use and how to interpret thyroid cancer tests is published in the July issue of the scientific journal Thyroid. The American Thyroid Association is revising its 2015 Guidelines for Thyroid Nodule and Thyroid Cancer Management to direct doctors to the scientific publication.
Additional authors on this publication are … Sam M. Wiseman, M.D., St. Paul's Hospital & University of British Columbia.
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