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ALLMedicine™ Parathyroidectomy Center

Research & Reviews  1,175 results

Parathyroidectomy in the elderly is beneficial and safe with similar improvements in po...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2022.04.031
American Journal of Surgery; Hangge PT, Norain A et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - This study evaluated bone health outcomes of parathyroidectomy in elderly primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) patients. A retrospective review was performed of parathyroidectomy patients with pHPT at a single institution from 2010 to 2019. Bone min...

Quantifying disease-specific symptom improvement after parathyroid and thyroid surgery ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2022.04.033
American Journal of Surgery; Romero-Velez G, Burneikis T et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - Patient-reported outcome measures for parathyroid and thyroid disease (PROMPT) is a 30-question, previously validated, survey assessing symptoms on a scale from 0 to 100. Using PROMPT, we aimed to assess symptom improvement for patients undergoing...

Parathyroid Computed Tomography: Pearls, Pitfalls, and Our Approach.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nic.2022.01.006
Neuroimaging Clinics of North America; Kelly HR, Bunch PM

May 9th, 2022 - Parathyroid imaging is predominantly used for preoperative localization of parathyroid lesions in patients with the biochemical diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism. Although imaging algorithms vary, in the era of minimally invasive parathyroi...

Impact of Parathyroidectomy on Cardiovascular Calcification in Dialysis-dependent Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03937349

May 5th, 2022 - This is a prospective cohort study aimed to evaluate change of cardiovascular calcification after parathyroidectomy in patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis compared with control group on conservative treatment.

Single-incision port robot-assisted surgery for thymic carcinoid tumor resection.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9066919
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Shidei H, Mitsuboshi S et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) is divided into MEN type 1 (MEN-1) and MEN type 2 (MEN-2). MEN-1 may be associated with thymic carcinoid tumors. We present a case of the surgical removal of a thymic carcinoid associated with MEN-1 via a single-...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Parathyroid Adenoma.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.08.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Zander D et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Hyperparathyroidism is defined as excessive parathyroid hormone production. The diagnosis is made through biochemical testing, in which imaging has no role. However, imaging is appropriate for preoperative parathyroid gland localization with the i...

The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Guidelines for the Definitive Surgical M...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003580
Annals of Surgery; Patel KN, Yip L et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2020 - To develop evidence-based recommendations for safe, effective, and appropriate thyroidectomy. Surgical management of thyroid disease has evolved considerably over several decades leading to variability in rendered care. Over 100,000 thyroid operat...

Laryngeal examination in thyroid and parathyroid surgery: An American Head and Neck Soc...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hed.24409
Head & Neck; Sinclair CF, Bumpous JM et. al.

Mar 13th, 2016 - This American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) consensus statement discusses the techniques of laryngeal examination for patients undergoing thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy. It is intended to help guide all clinicians who diagnose or manage adult ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  25 results

Impact of Parathyroidectomy on Cardiovascular Calcification in Dialysis-dependent Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03937349

May 5th, 2022 - This is a prospective cohort study aimed to evaluate change of cardiovascular calcification after parathyroidectomy in patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis compared with control group on conservative treatment.

Impact of a Intra-tracheal Intubation With Curarization or Without Curarization
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04364633

Apr 19th, 2022 - Some surgeries are known to expose patients to voice disorders (thyroidectomy, parathyroidectomy, carotid surgery…). However, voice disorders can be due, among other things, to a laryngeal nerves alteration and intubation trauma. Our team has publ...

Preoperational Fine Needle Aspiration of Pathological Parathyroid Gland
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03516747

Apr 11th, 2022 - A prospective, open label, single arm trial that includes participants that suffer hypercalcemia due to primary hyperparathyroidism and are candidates for parathyroidectomy. participants visit the investigator's head and neck clinic. the investiga...

Patient Narcotic Requirements After Outpatient Otolaryngology Procedures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03404518

Mar 16th, 2022 - It is routine practice to give narcotic medication after surgery for pain control however the abuse of prescription medications has become the fastest growing drug problem in the United States. Research has shown that post operative pain for some ...

Relationship of Preoperative Parathyroid Hormone (PTH) and Ex-Vivo Gamma Counts in Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01539486

Mar 2nd, 2022 - The intent for this study is to do a retrospective chart review of all patients who have undergone minimally invasive parathyroidectomy for primary hyperthyroidism. All data collected will be recorded under assigned identification numbers that wil...

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News  56 results

Surgery Shows No Survival, Morbidity Benefit for Mild Hyperparathyroidism
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972299

Apr 18th, 2022 - Patients who receive parathyroidectomy for mild primary hyperparathyroidism show no benefits in survival or morbidity, including fractures, cancer, or cardiovascular outcomes over more than 10 years, when compared with those not receiving the surg...

Support for Early Surgery in Older Adults With Primary Hyperparathyroidism
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963760

Nov 30th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Parathyroidectomy is associated with a lower risk of fracture compared with non-surgical management among older adults with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT), a new study indicates. "PHPT contributes to the development...

Neuroscience Letters: Third Journal Scammed by Rogue Editors
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947766

Mar 19th, 2021 - Burned by the offer of a special issue, a journal has retracted four papers after determining that the guest editors of the supplement were not legit.  Neuroscience Letters, an Elsevier title, published the special issue — "Special Issue on Clinic...

Neuroscience Letters Is the Third Journal Scammed by Rogue Editors
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945981

Feb 17th, 2021 - Neuroscience Letters, an Elsevier title, published the special issue — "Special Issue on Clinical and Imaging Assessment of Cognitive Dysfunction in Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders" — last summer, but it's no longer on the journal's website...

Hyperparathyroidism in the Elderly Appears Undertreated
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944121

Jan 15th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Fewer than a third of elderly Medicare beneficiaries who may benefit from parathyroidectomy because of primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) actually receive such treatment, according to a population-based cohort study. As...

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