hrp0092p2-194 | Growth and Syndromes (to include Turner Syndrome) | ESPE2019

Growth Hormone Treatment Adherence in Patients from an Emerging Economy Country: 1-Year Real-World Data from the Easypod™ Connect Ehealth Platform

Calliari Luis Eduardo , Barquero Paula , Sato Cleber , Koledova Ekaterina

Previous studies have shown that poor adherence to recombinant human growth hormone (r-hGH; Saizen®) therapy is associated with decreased efficacy outcomes and increased healthcare costs. Easypod¬ô is the only electronic injection device that enables continuous monitoring of adherence to treatment. Early recognition of non-adherence is essential in the management of long-term outcomes of r-hGH therapy. This analysis aimed to evaluate adherence to r-hGH therapy adminis...

hrp0097p1-102 | GH and IGFs | ESPE2023

Assessment of clinical pediatric perception of short stature in childhood and challenges to treat with Growth Hormone in Brazil: A exploratory evaluation of a developing country daily practice.

Barquero Paula , Aranha Pedro , Souza Leonardo , Careli Guilherme , Veçoso Marcos , Freire Daniel , Sato Cleber

Background: Concerns about a child's growth are one of the most common topics parents express during pediatric visits and are a leading cause for referral to a pediatric endocrinologist. For the general pediatric, when short stature is diagnosed, its clinical management remains a challenge.Objective: The aim of the study was to approach and understand the perception from the general pediatrician about short stature,...