Endocr Pract 2020 Aug;26(8):900-908
the Department of Endocrinology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China.
Objective: Moderate-to-severe subacute thyroiditis is clinically managed with 6 to 8 weeks of glucocorticoid therapy. However, no studies have evaluated short-term prednisone treatment for subacute thyroiditis.
Methods: This 24-week, prospective, single-blind, randomized controlled study enrolled patients (aged 18 to 70 years) with subacute thyroiditis who were hospitalized between August, 2013, and December, 2014. Read More