Effect of growth hormone on growth delay in burned children: A 3-year follow-up study

J. F.Aili Low, David N. Herndon, Robert E. Barrow

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Abstract

Children with severe burns benefit from acute therapy with recombinant human growth hormone by maintaining their original stature after injury. This effect is particularly apparent in children injured outside growth-spurt years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalLancet
Volume354
Issue number9192
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 20 1999

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