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Horm Res Paediatr (2020) 92 (5): 311–318.
Published Online: 31 March 2020
...Talia Hitt; Kenneth R. Ginsburg; Pamela Cousounis; Terri H. Lipman; Andrew J. Cucchiara; Virginia A. Stallings; Adda Grimberg Introduction: Parents (PP) of children in primary care clinics previously reported factors influencing their height-related medical decision making. However, patients...
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Horm Res Paediatr (2017) 88 (1): 70–78.
Published Online: 10 March 2017
.... In sub-Saharan Africa, the number of stunted children increased by 12.4 million between 1990 and 2015. Conclusions: Adult height is dependent on nutrition-specific or nutrition-sensitive factors. Nutrition-specific factors can be targeted according to their impact at critical points of development...
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Horm Res Paediatr (2015) 83 (5): 345–357.
Published Online: 21 March 2015
... insulin-like growth factor-1 (rhIGF-1) therapy in children. Methods: Safety and effectiveness data on rhIGF-1 treatment of 195 enrolled children with growth failure were collected from December 2008 to September 2013. Results: Mean ± SD (95% CI) height velocity during first year of rhIGF-1 treatment...
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Horm Res Paediatr (2011) 76 (5): 307–313.
Published Online: 14 September 2011
...A.E.J. Hendriks; M.R. Brown; A.M. Boot; B.A. Oostra; S.L.S. Drop; J.S. Parks Background/Aims: Genetic variation in several candidate genes has been associated with short stature. Recently, a high-mobility group A2 (HMGA2) gene SNP has been robustly associated with height in the general population...
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Horm Res Paediatr (2011) 76 (Suppl. 3): 10.
Published Online: 07 September 2011
...Markus Perola Over the past 2 to 3 years, linkage disequilibrium mapping methods, or genome-wide association studies (GWAS), have made a seminal turn in the molecular genetic studies of complex human traits such as height, i.e., stature. Human stature is a highly heritable trait across populations...
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Hormone Research (2009) 71 (Suppl. 2): 5–13.
Published Online: 29 April 2009
...Joel N. Hirschhorn; Guillaume Lettre Human height (stature) is a strongly genetic trait, with up to 90% of the variation in height within a population determined by a combination of multiple inherited factors. Recent advances in genetics and genomics now permit comprehensive genome-wide surveys...
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Hormone Research (1997) 48 (Suppl. 1): 33–42.
Published Online: 06 January 2009
... composition Weight Height Adiposity Obesity Horm one R e se a rch Body Com position (M ethods and Clinical Value) Horm Res 1997;48(suppl l):33-42 Jan Van den Broeck* b Jan-Maarten With a Bureau of the Dutch Growth Foundation. Sophia Kindcrziekcnhuis, Rotterdam, and b Department of Paediatrics, Leiden...
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Subject Area:
Endocrinology
Hormone Research (1997) 48 (Suppl. 1): 17–24.
Published Online: 06 January 2009
...-term infants born short for gestational age (GA) ( < -2 standard deviation scores [SDS] in birth length) in two populations. Results from a longitudinal growth study from birth to final height of 139 infants born short for GA between 1973 and 1975 in Göteborg, Sweden, were compared with results from...
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Subject Area:
Endocrinology
Hormone Research (1992) 37 (Suppl. 3): 45–49.
Published Online: 03 December 2008
...H.J. van der Kamp; F.M.E. Slijper; H. Brandenburg; S.M.P.F. de Muinck Keizer-Schrama; S.L.S. Drop; J.C. Molenaar To evaluate the outcome of medical and surgical treatment of 10 young women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), final height, weight, body proportions and body hair growth as well...
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Hormone Research (1991) 35 (5): 190–197.
Published Online: 02 December 2008
... by a slower increase during childhood and puberty. No difference was found between male and female subjects. Apart from age, standardized weight (SDS = z score) had a major positive effect on GHBP concentration. Interestingly, SDS height correlated negatively with GHBP when weight and age were controlled...
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Hormone Research (1991) 36 (3-4): 131–135.
Published Online: 02 December 2008
...J.P. Bourguignon Based on the analysis of the pubertal growth spurt and final height in different pathological conditions, this paper provides evidence that variations in age at onset of puberty have a major influence on the subsequent acceleration of the growth rate but a minor impact on final...
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Hormone Research (2005) 63 (1): 40–47.
Published Online: 20 January 2005
... the year of GH therapy, although there was considerable individual variation. Progression of BA was not correlated with chronological age, BA, height SD score (SDS) or body mass index SDS at the onset of GH therapy. There was also no consistent effect of the GH dose on BA progression. Conclusion...
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Hormone Research (2003) 60 (5): 221–226.
Published Online: 19 November 2003
...Nadia Qayyum; Lolita Alcocer; Heather Maxwell; T. James Beattie; Anna V. Murphy; Ian J. Ramage; S. Faisal Ahmed Objectives: To assess stature and skeletal disproportion in children with chronic renal disease. Methods: Cross-sectional study of height (HT), sitting height (SH), subischial leg length...
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Hormone Research (2003) 60 (4): 181–184.
Published Online: 15 October 2003
...W.J.M. Gerver; R. de Bruin Normal values are given for height velocity in a Dutch population. A construction of velocity curves is given and a comparison is made with other studies. 28 10 2002 6 06 2003 15 10 2003 Fig. 2 Comparison of height velocity of girls...
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Hormone Research (2000) 54 (4): 164–168.
Published Online: 22 June 2001
...C. Paganini; G. Radetti; C. Livieri; V. Braga; D. Migliavacca; S. Adami Aim: To evaluate height, bone growth, areal bone mineral density (aBMD), volumetric bone mineral density (vBMD) and markers of bone turnover in a group of patients affected by congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). Patients...
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Hormone Research (2000) 54 (3): 126–130.
Published Online: 21 April 2001
...M.V.L. Du Caju; L. Op De Beeck; S.U. Sys; M.M. Hagendorens; R.P.A. Rooman Objective: To describe the prepubertal growth pattern in boys with delayed puberty. Methods: Growth curves for height and height velocity covering the age range 4–14 years were constructed on the basis of retrospectively...