Home administration of lanreotide Autogel® by patients with acromegaly, or their partners, is safe and effective

@article{Bevan2008HomeAO,
  title={Home administration of lanreotide Autogel® by patients with acromegaly, or their partners, is safe and effective},
  author={John S. Bevan and John Newell-Price and John A.H. Wass and Stephen L Atkin and Pierre Marc Gilles Bouloux and Jnani Chapman and Julian R. E. Davis and Trevor A. Howlett and Harpal Randeva and P. M. Stewart and Ananth Viswanath},
  journal={Clinical Endocrinology},
  year={2008},
  volume={68},
  pages={343 - 349}
}
OBJECTIVE The introduction of ready-to-use lanreotide Autogel has presented the possibility of patients receiving their acromegaly treatment at home. The objective of this study was to assess the ability of patients (or their partners) to administer repeat, unsupervised, injections of lanreotide Autogel without compromising efficacy or safety. DESIGN Multicentre (10 UK regional endocrine centres), open-label, nonrandomised, controlled study. Patients elected either to receive/administer… CONTINUE READING
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