Guillaume Lang

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The effects of recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) treatment in 69 prepubertal, non-GH deficient children born small for gestational age (SGA) were evaluated over 2 years. At start of the study mean age was 5.1 years, mean bone age was 3.8 years and mean height SDS was -4.0. The children were randomly allocated to 3 groups receiving no treatment or(More)
Total body Tc-99m pyrophosphate scintigraphy was performed on 11 "ultramarathon" runners to assess the ability of nuclear medicine techniques to evaluate skeletal-muscle injury due to exercise. We found increased muscle radionuclide concentration in 90% of the runners. The pattern of muscle uptake correlated with the regions of maximum pain. The detection(More)
This study was designed to determine the ambulatory arterial blood pressure profile in hypertensive patients with end-stage renal disease during and following hemodialysis. Blood pressure was noninvasively monitored at 15-min intervals for 24 h using a fully automatic portable recorder, while the 10 patients studied followed their customary activities and(More)
The results of studies performed by the authors show that time measurements of proprioceptive muscular reflexes (triceps surae and tibialis posterior reflexes) may be considered a valuable addition to methods of topical diagnosis of radicular disturbances in the lumbosacral region. The reflexes were tested in twenty normal subjects. There were found an(More)
The syndrome "unstable angina" (UA) covers a broad spectrum of patients. In this study we tried to determine the relationship between the severity of UA and angiographic findings. We evaluated 1000 consecutive patients undergoing coronary angiography. Those with the clinical diagnosis "UA" were included in the study. In a retrospective analysis of their(More)
The activity of LDG, ACE and CE was determined in the lumbar CSF and blood serum of patients with sustained mild concussion of the brain. As compared to healthy persons the diseased demonstrated a significant rise of the LDG activity in the CSF while the mounting activity of 2 other enzymes, observed in individual instances in the CSF, lacked statistical(More)
In brief: Bone scans were obtained on 37 entrants in the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run between 24 hours and one week after the race. Laboratory tests were also performed. The purpose was to determine the degree of muscle and bone damage sustained. The scans of runners who complained of muscle pain showed regions of increased tracer concentration; in(More)