A 14.3-year-old girl presents to her GP with depression, lethargy, not paying attention at school, and being socially withdrawn.
We are delighted to announce the upcoming Springer Healthcare IME Symposium, entitled Insights into MAnaging Growth for Endocrine Nurses (IMAGE). This meeting will take place on the 21–22 March 2024 at the Westminster Hotel and Spa, Nice, France.
Find out more about this group of rare autosomal recessive conditions affecting the adrenal cortex called Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH).
Italian researchers have determined a glucagon stimulation test threshold that can predict whether a teenager with growth hormone deficiency has or has not experienced normalisation of GH levels at the time of transition to adult care.
Dutch research indicates that health-related quality of life remains largely stable over the 12 years after completion of growth hormone therapy for short stature in children who were born small for gestational age.
Genetic testing can lead to a diagnosis in around three quarters of children with short stature from consanguineous families, suggests a study of Turkish patients.
Phase 2 trial results support use of the melanocortin-4 receptor agonist setmelanotide for the treatment of rapid excess weight gain and hunger in patients with hypothalamic obesity.
VIDEO INTERVIEWS

Join Professor Martin Savage and expert colleagues for this series of interviews as they explore different perspectives and insights into how to successfully implement precision medicine into the management of paediatric endocrine disorders.

Open Access Article Now Available

Digital technologies to improve the precision of paediatric growth disorder diagnosis and management

View the article published in the Growth Hormone & IGF Research journal that summarises the webinar discussion on the role of digital health in growth disorders.

Martin Savage
Programme Director
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