hrp0086p2-p653 | Growth P2 | ESPE2016
, Barton John
, Burren Christine
, Crowne Elizabeth
Background: The optimal method to assess GH status remains controversial. GH provocation tests are used and the Insulin Tolerance Test (ITT) is regarded as the gold standard to diagnose GH deficiency (GHD). The original selection of 0, 20, 30, 60, 90 and 120 min time points is still used in many protocols worldwide, but variations have evolved.Objective and hypotheses: Comparing standard ITT (StdITT) to a revised (RevITT) protocol.<p clas...