hrp0089p2-p257 | Growth & Syndromes P2 | ESPE2018

Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Somatropin Treatment for Short Children in Egypt: Analysis of 1-Year Data

Ibrahim Amany , Atef Abeer , Badawy Nora , Helmy Eatemad

Recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) is approved for short stature associated with growth hormone deficiency (GHD), idiopathic short stature (ISS), Turner syndrome (TS), multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHD), Silver Russell syndrome (SRS) and being born small for gestational age non syndromic (SGA). Objectives: To assess the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of rhGH in children with GHD, TS and those born SGA. Methods: ...

hrp0097p1-132 | Growth and Syndromes | ESPE2023

One-year growth response and cost-effectiveness to Human recombinant growth hormone in girls with Turner Syndrome: Results from a large Egyptian retrospective study

Ibrahim Amany , Atef Abeer , Badawi Nora , Yassin Sahar , Helmy Eatemad

FDA licensed the use of human recombinant growth hormone (hGH) in girls with Turner Syndrome (TS) in 1997 as short stature is a consistent feature of this syndrome.Objective: we aimed to assess our 1-year experience of treating short girls with TS, to calculate their growth velocity, to analyze the patients’ characteristics and to investigate the possible factors that might affect their height gain.Me...