Pediatric Growth Hormone Deficiency

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Endocrine disorders
Endocrine disorders
03/03/2022
Do you know the recommendations for future dosing once a growth velocity below 2.0 to 2.5 cm/year is achieved? Test your knowledge of the Pediatric Endocrine Society guidelines!
03/03/2022
diagnostic testing
diagnostic testing
02/23/2022
In this Q&A, Gianluca Tornese, MD, PhD, discusses the diagnosis of pediatric growth hormone deficiency with the use of stimulation tests, as well as the reliability and pitfalls of this diagnostic tool...
02/23/2022
treatment
treatment
02/18/2022
In a recent study, researchers examined the effectiveness of a prediction model to identify which children may or may not benefit from growth hormone treatment.
02/18/2022

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Endocrine disorders
Endocrine disorders
03/03/2022
Do you know the recommendations for future dosing once a growth velocity below 2.0 to 2.5 cm/year is achieved? Test your knowledge of the Pediatric Endocrine Society guidelines!
03/03/2022
Medication Prescribing
Medication Prescribing
01/29/2022
The current guidelines from the Pediatric Endocrine Society include 12 conditional and 16 strong recommendations. Do you know the recommendation for dosing growth hormone for children with GHD?
01/29/2022
Pediatrics
CT scan
Pediatrics
12/16/2021
New research on pediatric growth hormone deficiency suggests that "Semi-automated volumetric assessment of the pituitary gland, hippocampus, and amygdala using MRI may provide an objective assessment of...
12/16/2021
Endocrine system
Endocrine system
10/14/2021
Pediatric growth hormone deficiency is a rare disorder, but do you know which gland causes the disorder?
10/14/2021
Pediatrics
Pediatrics
10/06/2021
The current guidelines from the Pediatric Endocrine Society include 12 conditional and 16 strong recommendations, as well as 10 ungraded good practice statements. Do you know the Society’s recommendation...
10/06/2021

Clinical Insights

diagnostic testing
diagnostic testing
02/23/2022
In this Q&A, Gianluca Tornese, MD, PhD, discusses the diagnosis of pediatric growth hormone deficiency with the use of stimulation tests, as well as the reliability and pitfalls of this diagnostic tool...
02/23/2022
Endocrinology
Rohan Henry, MD, MS
Endocrinology
02/10/2022
In this podcast, Rohan Henry, MD, MS, speaks about his research, “When They’re Done Growing, Don’t Forget They May Still Need Growth Hormone,” including the issues impacting the diagnosis of pediatric...
02/10/2022
Adrenal Insufficiency
Rohan Henry
Adrenal Insufficiency
02/07/2022
In this podcast, Rohan Henry, MD, MS, speaks about pediatric adrenal insufficiency and the relationship between pituitary dysfunction and the clinical characteristics that should heighten suspicion for...
02/07/2022
Hormone Therapy
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Hormone Therapy
01/19/2022
In this podcast, authors Julie Silverstein, MD, and Alexandra Martirossian, MD, discuss the treatment of growth hormone deficiency and how to dose. This is part 3 of their podcast series on their recent...
01/19/2022
PGHD
Rohan Henry
PGHD
12/27/2021
In this podcast, Rohan Henry, MD, MS, speaks about childhood growth hormone deficiency, including how the diagnostic criteria have evolved over time and the ethical implications of the...
12/27/2021