Impact Factor Collection


European Thyroid Journal 2021 Journal Impact Factor of 4.084

The European Thyroid Journal has achieved a 2021 Journal Impact FactorTM of 4.084, and has seen an increase its 5-Year Impact Factor to 5.045. It now ranks 72 out of 146 in the category of ‘Endocrinology and Metabolism’ in the latest Journal Citation ReportsTM, placing it in the second quartile of all journals in this area.

This result is testament to the high quality of authors’ published articles, and the dedication of the editorial board and reviewers, who together ensure that European Thyroid Journal continues to be a leading journal in the field of thyroidology.

Explore the following collection of the top-cited research articles and reviews from 2021.




2020 European Thyroid Association Clinical Practice Guideline for the Use of Image-Guided Ablation in Benign Thyroid Nodules
Enrico Papini et al.

2019 European Thyroid Association Guidelines for the Treatment and Follow-Up of Advanced Radioiodine-Refractory Thyroid Cancer
Laura Fugazzola et al.

Evidence for Prenatal Exposure to Thyroid Disruptors and Adverse Effects on Brain Development
Barbara A Demeneix

European Thyroid Association Survey on Use of Minimally Invasive Techniques for Thyroid Nodules
Laszlo Hegedüs et al.

Taller-Than-Wide Shape: A New Definition Improves the Specificity of TIRADS Systems
Giorgio Grani et al.

Use of Thyroid Hormones in Hypothyroid and Euthyroid Patients; the 2019 Italian Survey
Roberto Negro et al.

Moderate Frequency of Anti-Thyroglobulin Antibodies in the Early Phase of Subacute Thyroiditis
Eijun Nishihara et al.

2019 European Thyroid Association Guidelines on the Management of Thyroid Dysfunction following Immune Reconstitution Therapy
Ilaria Muller et al.

Machine Learning Prediction of Radiofrequency Thermal Ablation Efficacy: A New Option to Optimize Thyroid Nodule Selection
Roberto Negro et al.

Oxidative Stress in Graves Disease and Graves Orbitopathy
Giulia Lanzolla et al.




Prevalence of Undiagnosed Hypothyroidism in Europe: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Diogo Mendes et al.

Active Surveillance of Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma: Where Do We Stand?
Min Ji Jeon et al.

Graves' Disease Induced by Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Alessandro Brancatella et al.

Computer-Aided Diagnosis Systems in Diagnosing Malignant Thyroid Nodules on Ultrasonography: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Lei Xu et al.

The Colorful Diversity of Thyroid Hormone Metabolites
Josef Köhrle

Systematic Review of Recurrence Rate after Hemithyroidectomy for Low-Risk Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
Samuel Chan et al.

Recommendations on Surveillance for Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma in Children with PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome
L A Jonker et al.

Targeting TSH and IGF-1 Receptors to Treat Thyroid Eye Disease
Susanne Neumann et al.

Overdiagnosis of Juvenile Thyroid Cancer
Toru Takano

Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphoma of the Thyroid Gland: A Systematic Review of the Literature
Evangelos Karvounis et al.