Disclosure Statement

These guidelines were funded by the American Thyroid Association without support from any commercial sources.

GMD is a consultant for MedTronic ENT. BRH has received honoraria from Genzyme and grant/research support from Veracyte. RTK has received grant/research support from Genzyme, Bayer-Onyx, Eisai, and Veracyte; is a consultant for Genzyme, Bayer-Onyx, Abbott, and Veracyte; and is on the Speakers Bureau for Genzyme and Abbott. He has received no honoraria for commercial speaking since November 2006 and all commercial consulting since that time has been approved by the ATA Board of Directors, the ATA Ethics Committee, and has been without financial compensation. SLL has received grant/research support from Bayer and is a consultant for Abbott, Onyx, and Bayer. SJM has received grant/research support from Veracyte and has been a CME speaker for Genzyme. ELM is on the Speakers Bureau for Genzyme. FP has received grant/research support from Amgen, Exelixis, and AstraZeneca and is a consultant and on the Speakers Bureau for Genzyme. MS has received grant/research support from Genzyme, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Exelixis, and Eisai; is a consultant for Genzyme, AstraZeneca, Bayer, and Exelixis; and is on the Speakers Bureau for Genzyme, AstraZeneca, and Exelixis. SIS has received grant/research support from Genzyme, Amgen, AstraZeneca, and Eisai; is a consultant for AstraZeneca, Eisai, Exelixis, Plexxikon, Oxigene, Semalore, Celgene, and Eli Lily; is on the Speakers Bureau for Genzyme; and has received honoraria from Abbott. DLS has received grant/research support from Veracyte, Wyeth, Astra-Zeneca, and Gyrus. RMT is a consultant for Genzyme, Abbott, and Eli Lily, and has received honoraria from Genzyme and Abbott. DSC and BM report that no competing financial interests exist.