What is the evidence for beneficial effects of growth hormone treatment beyond height in short children born small for gestational age? A review of published literature


Dunger D., Darendeliler F., KANDEMİR N. , Harris M., Rabbani A., Kappelgaard A.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, cilt.33, ss.53-70, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1515/jpem-2019-0098
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.53-70

Özet

Background: An increasing body of evidence supports the view that both an adverse intrauterine milieu and rapid postnatal weight gain in children born small for gestational age (SGA) contribute towards the risk for the development of chronic diseases in adult life.