The Effects of Surgery for Primary Hyperparathyroidism.

Objective Investigate the effects of parathyroidectomy vs. medical observation for patents with asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism (pHP). Methods A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials was performed. Outcome parameters include biochemistries and bone density of the lumbar spine, femoral neck, and distal radius. Also, health-related quality of… CONTINUE READING