The Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group (APEG) has reminded clinicians not to rely on random measures of circadian hormones, in one of its top five recommendations on low value practices. APEG said random measurement of hormones such as growth hormone and testosterone were ‘of limited diagnostic utility’ given that levels may peak and plateau throughout the ...
Top 5 practices to avoid in paediatric endocrinology
By Mardi Chapman
4 Oct 2017