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ea0032oc3.6 | Thyroid | ECE2013

Subclinical hyperthyroidism and risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality

Selmer Christian , Olesen Jonas , Madsen Jesper , Faber Jens , Hansen Peter , Pedersen Ole , Hansen Morten , Torp-Pedersen Christian , Gislason Gunnar

ESE Young Investigator AwardBackground: It is still discussed if subclinical hyperthyroidism and ‘high-normal’ thyroid function are risk-factors for cardiovascular mortality.Objectives: To examine the risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in relation to subclinical hyperthyroidism.Methods: Patients consulting their general practitioner from 2000 to 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark, who ...