Trial ID or NCT#

NCT01007071

Status

NOT RECRUITING

Purpose

Patients with growth hormone (GH) deficiency often report impaired quality of life and difficulty with mental functioning. It has been suggested that GH replacement in such patients leads to improvement in cognitive function. The aim of this study is to elucidate the effects of GH replacement in patients with GH deficiency on cognitive function using structural and functional neuroimaging and cognitive testing.

Official Title

Effects of Growth Hormone on Cognition and Cerebral Metabolism in Adults

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years to 65 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No

Investigator(s)

Jennifer Keller
Psychologist
Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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CONTACT

Laurence Katznelson, MD
(650) 721-1020