Clinical Study Title:
Is routine supplementation therapy (calcium and vitamin D) useful after total thyroidectomy?
|Plain English Summary:|
|This study looked at the use of a calcium- vitamin D supplement to help reduce adverse symptoms after a thyroid removal. A total of 79 participants who had had their thyroid completely removed. Participants were given either a combination of calcium-vitamin D treatments or no treatment. Both the use of calcium and vitamin D helped to control adverse reactions after surgery. Additionally, using them together may further reduce reactions and may help to aid in healing.|