Growth hormone improves growth in pediatric renal transplant recipients--a systemic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Yang Wu, Wei Cheng, Xiao-dong Yang, Bo Xiang

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Abstract

Growth hormone had been applied to treat pediatric renal allograft recipients with growth retardation. In this systemic review and meta-analysis, we assess the efficiency and safety of growth hormone use in post-renal transplant children.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)129 - 133
Number of pages5
JournalPediatric Nephrology
Volume28
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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Growth hormone improves growth in pediatric renal transplant recipients--a systemic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. / Wu, Yang; Cheng, Wei; Yang, Xiao-dong; Xiang, Bo.

In: Pediatric Nephrology, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2013, p. 129 - 133.

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