The effects of growth hormone treatment on health-related quality of life in children.

@article{Sheppard2006TheEO,
  title={The effects of growth hormone treatment on health-related quality of life in children.},
  author={Linda Sheppard and Christine Eiser and Heather A. Davies and Siobhan Carney and Susan A Clarke and Tanya Urquhart and Mary Ryder and A Stoner and Neil P Wright and Gail Butler},
  journal={Hormone research},
  year={2006},
  volume={65 5},
  pages={243-9}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS The effects of growth hormone deficiency (GHD) on linear growth in children are well documented, but there is less convincing evidence regarding the impact on health-related quality of life (QOL). We examined QOL in children aged 8-16 years with acquired GHD following treatment for malignancy (AGHD) or idiopathic GHD (IGHD) on commencing… CONTINUE READING