Does long-term GH replacement therapy in hypopituitary adults with GH deficiency normalise quality of life?

@article{KoltowskaHggstrm2006DoesLG,
  title={Does long-term GH replacement therapy in hypopituitary adults with GH deficiency normalise quality of life?},
  author={Maria Koltowska-H{\"a}ggstr{\"o}m and Anders F. Mattsson and John P. Monson and Paul Kind and Xavier Bad{\'i}a and Felipe F F Casanueva and Jan J. V. Busschbach and H. P. F. Koppeschaar and Gudmundur Johannsson},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2006},
  volume={155 1},
  pages={109-19}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether impaired quality of life (QoL) in adults with GH deficiency (GHD) is reversible with long-term GH therapy and whether the responses in QoL dimensions differ from each other. METHODS QoL was measured by the Quality of Life-Assessment for Growth Hormone Deficiency in Adults (QoL-AGHDA) in general population samples in England & Wales, The Netherlands, Spain and Sweden (n = 892, 1038, 868 and 1682 respectively) and compared with corresponding patients' data from… CONTINUE READING

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