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Title: Thyroid Surgery
Url: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/thyroidsurgery/htm/index...
Creator: Patient Education Institute
Publisher: Health Education Assets Library
Description: This patient education program explains the most common diseases that can affect the thyroid gland. It also explains treatment options including medications and surgery. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute. NOTE: The tutorial requires a special Flash plug-in, version 4 or above. If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial. You will also need an Acrobat Reader, available as a free download, in order to view the Reference Summary.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology -- Diseases of the thyroid and parathyroid glands
Medicine -- Medicine (General) -- Medical personnel and the public. Physician and the public -- Medical personnel and patient. Physician and patient -- Patient education and health counseling
Medicine -- Surgery -- Surgery by region, system, or organ -- Endocrine glands -- Special glands, A-Z -- Thyroid gland
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Vocational Education
Health -- Body systems and senses
Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations
Key Concept: Health -- Diseases
Health -- Glands
Date Issued: 2003
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Orientation Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: flash
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Patient Education Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Hyperthyroidism
Thyroid Function Tests
Thyroid Gland
Thyroid Hormones
Date Of Record Release: 2008-10-30 03:00:04 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-06-07 11:53:43 (W3C-DTF)
Source: HEAL  HEAL
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Resource URL Clicks: 3
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