Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

From Human Pituitary GH Extract to Recombinant IGF-I: a 40+year Chronicle and the Emergence of Pediatric Endo-Cosmetology

Recorded September 5, 2008 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Arlan L. Rosenbloom, MD, Adjunct Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan Dumois, III, MD

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the role of growth hormone (GH) and insulin like growth factor-1 (IGF-I) in human growth; recognize the conditions resulting in deficiencies of GH and IGF-I
  • Measure the limitations of GH deficiency and IGF-I deficiency diagnosis and the uncertainties of growth promotion in non-GH and Non-IGF-I deficient states
  • Appropriately refer for endo-cosmetology


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