Neuropsychological Changes and Health-related Quality of Life in Patients with Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism


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Yilmaz B. A., TÖRÜNER F. S., Degertekin C. K., Iyidir O. T., Kaya B., Cakir N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM, vol.21, no.1, pp.9-14, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tjem.3538
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.9-14
  • Keywords: Asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism, health-related quality of life, depression, anxiety, general health questionnaire, MILD PRIMARY HYPERPARATHYROIDISM, CEREBRAL-BLOOD-FLOW, RANDOMIZED-TRIAL, CLINICAL-TRIAL, PARATHYROIDECTOMY, SURGERY, SYMPTOMS, IMPROVES, DEPRESSION, CALCIUM
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: Data about neuropsychological impairment and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism (APHPT) is limited. We aimed to investigate the HRQOL, neuropyschological impairment, including depression, anxiety in patients with APHPT who have mildly elevated serum calcium (Ca) levels.