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.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00522028
|Oslo University Hospital - Rikshospitalet|
|Oslo, Norway, 0027|
|Principal Investigator:||Jens Bollerslev, MD||Rikshospitalet University Hospital|