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Congenital Hypothyroidism Nursing Care Management and Planning

Congenital Hypothyroidism

Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is inadequate thyroid hormone production in newborn infants.
Thyroid Agents Nursing Pharmacology and Study Guide

Thyroid Agents

The thyroid gland uses iodine to produce thyroid hormones that regulate body metabolism. Thyroid agents either replace or remove hormones to prevent deficiency and excess. Thyroid agents include thyroid hormones (T3, T4, TSH)and antithyroid drugs (further classified as thioamides and iodine solution).
3 Hypothyroidism Nursing Care Plans

3 Hypothyroidism Nursing Care Plans

Here are three (3) nursing care plans (NCP) for hypothyroidism (myxedema, cretinism):

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