The Midwest Head and Neck Cancer Consortium Multi-Institutional Parathyroid Registry

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified August 2011 by University of Nebraska
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First received: August 2, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2011
History: No changes posted

The purpose of this registry is to create a database that collects clinical data to improve knowledge about primary hyperparathyroidism.

Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Midwest Head and Neck Cancer Consortium Multi-Institutional Parathyroid Registry

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Further study details as provided by University of Nebraska:

Estimated Enrollment: 3000
Study Start Date: June 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2030
Detailed Description:

This will be a multi-institutional prospective study in which patients that have undergone parathyroidectomy with intra-operative PTH assessment. The success of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy without and with intra-operative PTH will be assessed for each patient. Success for exploration without intra-operative PTH will be defined as directed exploration with detection of an abnormal parathyroid in the location suggested by imaging. Success with intra-operative PTH will be defined as per standard protocols (50% or > decrease in intra-operative PTH following excision).


Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery clinic patients


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult individuals (male and female) who have a personal diagnosis/history of primary hyperparathyroidism.
  • Age 19 or greater.
  • Patients who are seen and treated surgically at UNMC's Department of Otolaryngology- Head Neck Surgery .
  • Able to provide informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

-No history of primary hyperparathyroidism

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01409798

Contact: Kelly J Treude, BS 402-559-7308

United States, Iowa
University of Iowa Recruiting
Iowa City, Iowa, United States, 52242
Contact: Gerry Funk, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Gerry Funk, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Nitin Pagedar, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Kristi Chang, MD         
United States, Kansas
Kansas University Medical Center Recruiting
Lawrence, Kansas, United States, 66160
Contact: Douglas Girod, MD         
Contact: Terance Tsue, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Douglas Girod, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Terence Tsue, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Lisa Shynader, MD         
United States, Minnesota
University of Minnesota Recruiting
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55414
Contact: Patricia Fernandes, DDS,MS    612-626-3018   
Sub-Investigator: Bevan Yueh, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Maria Evasovich, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Robert Maisel, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Samir Khariwala, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Frank Ondrey, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Katherine Kendall, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Amy A Lassig, MD         
Sub-Investigator: David Hamlar, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Marcus Gapany, MD         
United States, Missouri
University Of Missiouri Recruiting
Columbia, Missouri, United States, 65212
Contact: Robert S Zitsch, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Robert Zitsch, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Gregory Renner, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Jeffery Jorgensen, MD         
United States, Nebraska
University of Nebraska Medical Center Recruiting
Omaha,, Nebraska, United States, 681225
Contact: Kelly J Treude, BS    402-559-7308   
Principal Investigator: Russell B Smith, MD         
United States, South Dakota
Sanford School of Medicine Recruiting
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States, 57105
Contact: William C Spanos, MD         
Sub-Investigator: William C Spanos, MD         
Sub-Investigator: John Lee, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Nebraska
Principal Investigator: Russell B Smith, MD University of Nebraska
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Russell Smith, MD, University Of Nebraska Medical Center Identifier: NCT01409798     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 324-10-EP
Study First Received: August 2, 2011
Last Updated: August 2, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Hyperparathyroidism, Primary
Neoplasms by Site
Parathyroid Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases processed this record on April 17, 2014