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

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified May 2015 by University of Nebraska
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Russell Smith MD, University of Nebraska Identifier:
First received: August 2, 2011
Last updated: May 27, 2015
Last verified: May 2015
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

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by University of Nebraska:

Estimated Enrollment: 3000
Study Start Date: June 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2030
Primary Completion Date: April 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

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

Responsible Party: Russell Smith MD, Professor, Vice Chairman, University of Nebraska Identifier: NCT01409798     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 324-10-EP 
Study First Received: August 2, 2011
Last Updated: May 27, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Nebraska:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Hyperparathyroidism, Primary
Endocrine System Diseases
Neoplasms by Site
Parathyroid Diseases processed this record on May 04, 2016