Racial Disparities in Surgical Care after Parathyroidectomy


Introduction: Parathyroidectomy is the only curative therapy for hyperparathyroidism, but its cost and variation in use among different racial and ethnic groups are largely unexamined. The purpose of this study was to examine... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Samuel Jang (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  2. Courtney Balentine (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  3. Herb Chen (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  4. Meagan Mandabach (University of Alabama - Birmingham)

Topic Areas

Endocrine Surgery , Other


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