With over 20 million Americans affected by thyroid conditions, Dr. Igor Priven and team recognized a great need in the market for a comprehensive digital health solution. As a board-certified endocrinologist and uniquely credentialed Thyroid Specialist, Dr. Priven knew, with the right treatment plan and support, thyroid patients can successfully manage their condition long-term. The new platform, Thyroid Virtual Clinic TVC , would need to provide a user-friendly and engaging experience for both diagnosed thyroid patients and those with possible indications of the disorder. The technology should equip individuals to move from episodic care to long-term ongoing health and wellness management with a proactive patient engagement solution backed by specialized clinicians.
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The purpose of this study is to determine the optimal approach to the diagnosis and treatment of patients with thyroid disorders. The purpose of this study is to explore how using different terms with or without the word cancer to identify papillary thyroid cancer might affect the decisions patients would make about treatment. The purpose of this study is to field test and update an existing conversation aid prototype designed to support shared decision making in the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid cancer, and to conduct a pilot randomized multi-center trial to test the refined conversation aid. The purpose of this study is to evaluate microRNA biomarkers in the blood and fine-needle aspirate biopsies of thyroid nodules to determine their usefullness in pre-operative diagnosis, in particular to distinguish benign from cancerous thyroid nodules. The objective of this project is to evaluate a treatment decision aid for patients with low risk thyroid cancer.
When working with clients, we typically discuss health history, symptoms, lab work, etc. We then take all of that information and look for patterns and clues that point to certain common hormonal and metabolic dysfunctions. Sometimes the answers are less obvious. In these cases, we have to narrow down the culprits and do some experimentation in order to isolate the problem s. This case study is a 64 year old post menopausal female experiencing many thyroid symptoms including:.