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Table 1 Characteristics of the 157 patients in the cross-sectional survey

From: Psychometric properties of two measures of psychological well-being in adult growth hormone deficiency

  GH treatment
(Maximum N = 91)
No GH treatment
(Maximum N = 66)
Women 51 33
Men 40 33
Childhood onset of GHD 21 9
Adult onset of GHD 70 57
Isolated GHD 5 1
Multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies 86 65
Mean age (SD) in years 47.1 (12.59) 51.32 (12.41)
[range] [23.75–70.92] [23.83–70.92]
Mean duration GHD (SD) in years (adult onset patients) 13.02 (6.78) 13.18 (7.84)
Mean duration GH Treatment (SD) in years 3.6 (2.39) -
[range] [0.5–10.17] -
BMI (kg/m2) (SD) 27.16 (5.54) 27.99 (5.25)
Height (cms) (SD) 167.5 (10.53) 168.7 (10.6)