Comparison of continuation or cessation of growth hormone (GH) therapy on body composition and metabolic status in adolescents with severe GH deficiency at completion of linear growth (2004)

Author(s): Carroll PV, Drake WM, Maher KT, Metcalfe K, Shaw NJ, Dunger DB, Cheetham TD, Camacho-Hubner C, Savage MO, Monson JP

      • Date: 01-08-2004
      • Journal: Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
      • Volume: 89
      • Issue: 8
      • Pages: 3890-3895
      • Publisher: The Endocrine Society
      • Publication type: Article
      • Bibliographic status: Published

      Keywords: Insulin sensitivity; Premature mortality; Replacement therapy; Pubertal changes; Childhood onset; Adults; Hypopituitarism; Discontinuation; Transition; Glucose


      Dr Timothy Cheetham
      Reader in Paediatric Endocrinology