Somatic characteristics and cardiovascular risk factors in growth hormone deficiency: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the effect of treatment with recombinant human growth hormone
Davies, J S
Scanlon, M F
American Journal of Human Biology
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This paper evaluates the effects and safety of replacement recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) on measures of body composition, bone mineral, and biochemical and clinical cardiovascular risk factors in growth hormone deficient adults. The study was randomised, double-blind and placebo controlled. In general, administration of rhGH was well tolerated. Somatic, body composition and cardiovascular risk factors responded favourably to treatment, which have implications for further health research in growth hormone deficiency. Bell contributed to data collection/analysis and wrote the manuscript.
16 (5), pp.533-543
Dynodwr Gwrthrych Digidol (DOI)http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.20055
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