Revised American Thyroid Association Management Guidelines for Patients with Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer, November 2009
The American Thyroid Association (ATA) Guidelines Taskforce on Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
David S. Cooper, M.D.1 (Chair)*, Gerard M. Doherty, M.D.,2 Bryan R. Haugen, M.D.,3 Richard T. Kloos, M.D.,4 Stephanie L. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.,5 Susan J. Mandel, M.D., M.P.H.,6 Ernest L. Mazzaferri, M.D.,7 Bryan McIver, M.D., Ph.D.,8 Furio Pacini, M.D.,9 Martin Schlumberger, M.D.,10 Steven I. Sherman, M.D.,11 David L. Steward, M.D.,12 and R. Michael Tuttle, M.D.13
*Authors are listed in alphabetical order and were appointed by ATA to independently formulate the content of this manuscript. None of the scientific or medical content of the manuscript was dictated by the ATA.
1The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.
2University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
3University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado.
4The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.
5Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
6University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
7University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida.
8The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.
9The University of Siena, Siena, Italy.
10Institute Gustave Roussy, Paris, France.
11University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.
12University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
13Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York.