© 2012

Handbook of Parathyroid Diseases

A Case-Based Practical Guide

  • Aliya A. Khan, MD
  • Orlo H. Clark


  • Of value clinically and in both teaching and research

  • Written to appeal to both scientists and medical graduates

  • Content is relevant to practitioners across medical disciplines


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Elizabeth G. Grubbs, Beth S. Edeiken, Maria K. Gule, Brett J. Monroe, Edmund Kim, Thinh Vu et al.
    Pages 19-40
  3. Jean-Hugues Brossard, Pierre D’Amour
    Pages 41-54
  4. Ghada El-Hajj Fuleihan
    Pages 55-73
  5. Meei J. Yeung, Janice L. Pasieka
    Pages 75-92
  6. Rachel Farkas, Jacob Moalem, Orlo H. Clark
    Pages 103-121
  7. Nancy D. Perrier, Storm Weaver, Swaroop Gantela, D. Sudhaker Rao
    Pages 123-139
  8. Naifa Lamki Busaidy, Amit Lahoti, David A. Hanley
    Pages 141-158
  9. John Yoo, J. E. M. Young
    Pages 159-180
  10. E. Michael Lewiecki, Paul D. Miller
    Pages 215-227
  11. Alberto Falchetti, Francesca Giusti, Loredana Cavalli, Tiziana Cavalli, Maria Luisa Brandi
    Pages 229-243
  12. Laura Masi, Maria Luisa Brandi
    Pages 245-256
  13. Kelly Lauter, Andrew Arnold
    Pages 257-270
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 277-280

About this book


The Handbook of Parathyroid Diseases presents a comprehensive and concise overview of our current knowledge in the area of parathyroid function, hormone regulation and disease states.

The Handbook educates the reader using a case-based approach presenting current evidence in the field. The material is presented in an easy to read and understandable language and uses a plethora of tables and text boxes where possible. Complex concepts are conveyed in simple and clear language. Leading international experts contribute to this state of the art book providing a true depth of knowledge and practicality.

Editors and affiliations

  • Aliya A. Khan, MD
    • 1
  • Orlo H. Clark
    • 2
  1. 1., Dept of Endocrinology and MetabolismMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.Mt. Zion Medical Center, Dept. SurgeryUniversity of California, San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

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