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International journal of surgery (London, England) 13: 245-9 (2015)

The extent of improvement of health-related quality of life as assessed by the SF36 and Paseika scales after parathyroidectomy in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism - A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Kenneth Brito , Senarath Edirimanne , Guy D. Eslick
Previous studies have shown that parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) improve the function and quality of life of patients. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis is to determine the health-related quality of life outcomes among those having surgical management for PHPT.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2014.12.004      ISSN: 1743-9191