Intraoperative PTH Testing Webinar
Melissa King, MLT | June 1, 2016 | 47min
Hyperparathyroidism, to cut or not to cut? How familiar are you with parathyroid hormone? This session will give an overview of parathyroid function and the impact of increased levels of parathyroid hormone; the basics of hyperparathyroidism, causes and treatment options. Why is it necessary to monitor PTH levels during the surgical procedure and how does that impact patient outcome? What are the different methodologies of measuring iPTH?