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Observational Prospective Study on Patients Treated With Norditropin®

2014-08-27 03:19:58 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study is conducted in Europe. The aim of this observational study is to investigate the effectiveness and safety of real-life treatment with Norditropin®. The study population will consist of children and adults who are already being treated with Norditropin® or who are candidates for treatment with Norditropin®.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Growth Hormone Deficiency (GHD)

Intervention

somatropin, somatropin

Location

Prov. de Buenos Aires
Argentina
B1636DSU

Status

Enrolling by invitation

Source

Novo Nordisk

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:19:58-0400

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