Therapy: Growth hormone supplementation: a silver lining for the aged?
Previous randomized, controlled studies of growth hormone supplementation in the elderly have reported body-composition improvements but no beneficial effect on strength or physical function. The findings of a new study, however, hint at a potential benefit from the treatment for elderly individuals with functional decline.
|Authors||Lee, P.; Ho, K. K.;|
|Publisher Name||NAT REV ENDOCRINOL|
|Published Date||2009-11-01 00:00:00|