Do anabolic nutritional supplements stimulate human growth hormone secretion in elderly women with heart failure?

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Growth hormone treatment has gained attention over the past decade as a treatment for heart failure. Human growth hormone (HGH) must be administered by injections (usually daily), so there is considerable advantage to stimulation of endogenous secretion by amino acid-based nutritional supplementation. However, studies investigating the effect of amino acid… (More)
DOI: 10.14814/phy2.13366

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@inproceedings{Smeets2017DoAN, title={Do anabolic nutritional supplements stimulate human growth hormone secretion in elderly women with heart failure?}, author={Ellen T. H. C. Smeets and Scott E. Schutzler and Jeanne Y Wei and Gohar Azhar and Robert R. Wolfe}, booktitle={Physiological reports}, year={2017} }