KIGS

AcronymDefinition
KIGSKitakyushu Innovation Gallery & Studio (museum; Japan)
KIGSKey Indicators Graphical System (UK)
KIGSKabi Pharmacia International Growth Study (est. 1987)
KIGSKumarappa Institute of Gram Swaraj (Jaipur, Rajasthan, India)
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Analyses based on data from KIGS (Pfizer International Growth Database)," BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, vol.
Begun in 1987, KIGS (Pfizer International Growth Database) is a pharmacoepidemiological survey project investigating recombinant growth hormone treatment in some 60,000 children with short stature in 50 countries around the world.
The basis for optimising growth with growth hormone usage in children with idiopathic short stature: analysis of data from KIGS (Pfizer International Growth Study Database).
In a multicenter study using the Turkish data in the KIGS database, 1008 cases with GHD were evaluated demographically and by treatment results of the first year.
Evaluation of the data of 70 TS patients registered from 11 centers in Turkey in the KIGS database who received GH in a dose of 33 (0.23/46) [micro]g/kg/d subcutaneously, 6-7 times per week, with onset of therapy at age 12.5 (7.1/15.6) years revealed a non-significant increase in HV [6.3 (4.3/8.5) cm/year in the first year and 5.9 (3.6/8.7) cm/year in the second year].
(40.) Ranke MB, Lindberg A, Ferrandez Longas A, Darendeliler F, Albertsson-Wikland K, Dunger D, Cutfield WS, Tauber M, Wilton P, Wollmann HA, Reiter EO; KIGS International Board.
Response to growth hormone treatment and final height in Noonan syndrome in a large cohort of patients in the KIGS database.