Studies of the exercise test for growth hormone release

  title={Studies of the exercise test for growth hormone release},
  author={Jacqueline M Parkin and Thomas D Kenny},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
The exercise test is frequently used as an initial stimulus to growth hormone release. In order to improve the reliability of this test we have studied it in young adult male volunteers, exercised on a bicycle ergometer.The work load during each test was expressed as a percentage of that subject's maximum work capacity and was measured by continuous oxygen… CONTINUE READING