True or false? Clinicians should use 2 growth hormone stimulation tests to diagnose patients suspected of idiopathic AGHD. Answer plus 5 more.
Adult growth hormone deficiency treatment is safe and effective, but who is tracking the social and economic impact, reviewers ask?
Find out what you know about the facts and some emerging evidence.
The new score was developed by incorporating a weighted score into 6 clinical facgtors associated with AGHD.
TRIM-AGHD was found in this study to be highly responsive to patient-reported response to treatment in adults naïve to GH therapy.
The once-weekly novel growth hormone derivative was favored over once-daily hGH in this head-to-head trial that evaluated treatment satisfaction.
Growth hormone replacement therapy in adults is effective, but not risk-free. Find out what you know about the good vs not-so-good.
The novel long-acting recombinant human growth hormone may lower number of growth hormone treatments from daily to 2 times per month.
Pituitary dysfunction secondary to traumatic brain injury is receiving increased scrutiny and GHD is the most common isolated deficit. Which test to use?
A new orally administered diagnostic test for adult human growth hormone deficiency also may prove more convenient for patients and clinicians.