Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Prospective, Randomized Trial (SIPH)
The present study is a randomized, controlled trial that investigates the effects of parathyroidectomy or medical observation in mild asymptomatic pHPT on morbidity and quality of life (QoL).
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Prospective, Randomized Trial|
|Study Start Date:||October 1998|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2015|
The patients are included and randomized by block randomization to medical observation or parathyroidectomy by an experienced parathyroid surgeon.
The patients will be followed up for 10 years.
|Oslo University Hospital - Rikshospitalet|
|Oslo, Norway, 0027|
|Principal Investigator:||Jens Bollerslev, MD||Rikshospitalet University Hospital|