Affiliation: University of Glasgow
- Optimising management in Turner syndrome: from infancy to adult transferM D C Donaldson
University of Glasgow, Department of Child Health, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:513-20. 2006..The condition is much more common in utero, it being estimated that 1-2% of all conceptuses are affected, of whom only 1% will survive to term...
- Fatal and near-fatal encephalopathy with hyponatraemia in two siblings with fluticasone-induced adrenal suppressionM D C Donaldson
Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK
Acta Paediatr 96:769-72. 2007..To document previously unreported acute effects of adrenal insufficiency...
- Adrenal responses to low dose synthetic ACTH (Synacthen) in children receiving high dose inhaled fluticasoneJ Paton
Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow G3 8SJ, Scotland, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:808-13. 2006..Following two cases of serious adrenal insufficiency (one fatal) attributed to FP, adrenal function was evaluated in children receiving FP outwith the licensed dose...
- Auxological outcome and time to menarche following long-acting goserelin therapy in girls with central precocious or early pubertyW F Paterson
Department of Child Health, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 61:626-34. 2004..The secondary aim was to assess auxological outcome in girls who have attained final height...
- Cleft palate, hypotelorism, and hypospadias: Schilbach-Rott syndromeS K Joss
Duncan Guthrie Institute of Medical Genetics, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill, Glasgow, Scotland
Am J Med Genet 113:105-7. 2002..One of the two males has hypospadias and learning disability and, like his mother, is of short stature. The family described by Schilbach and Rott also supports an autosomal dominant inheritance pattern...
- Improved final height in Turner's syndrome following growth-promoting treatment at a single centreE J Gault
Department of Child Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Acta Paediatr 92:1033-8. 2003..These data demonstrate that a favourable FH can be achieved using a safe and financially viable dose of GH, while inducing puberty at a "normal" age...
- Measured versus reported parental heightF Cizmecioglu
Kocaeli University, Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Department, Turkey
Arch Dis Child 90:941-2. 2005..While the hypothesis that women underestimate is not supported, we recommend accurate measurement of both parents, given the considerable degree of individual variation in RHt-MHt for both sexes...