Which children with idiopathic short stature should receive growth hormone therapy?

@article{Czernichow2008WhichCW,
  title={Which children with idiopathic short stature should receive growth hormone therapy?},
  author={P. Czernichow},
  journal={Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology \&Metabolism},
  year={2008},
  volume={4},
  pages={118-119}
}
  • P. Czernichow
  • Published 1 March 2008
  • Medicine
  • Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology &Metabolism
The use of growth hormone to treat children with idiopathic short stature remains an area of controversy. The author of this Viewpoint discusses the possible etiology of idiopathic short stature, the efficacy and safety of the treatment regimen, and which children with this condition should be selected for therapy. 
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