Other Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders

Online Resources and Information

AACE Clinical Guidelines for Growth Hormone Use in Adults and Children This is a link to the 2003 update of the AACE guidelines on growth hormone therapy.

AACE Position Statement on Growth Hormone Usage in Short Children The AACE Medical Guidelines for Clinical Practice for Growth Hormone Use in Adults and Children do not currently address the issue of the use of growth hormone in short children. This is a link to AACE's position on this new indication.

AACE Clinical Guidelines for the Evaluation and Treatment of Male Sexual Dysfunction This is the 2003 update to AACEs guidelines regarding male sexual dysfunction.

AACE Clinical Guidelines on Hypogonadism in Adult Males This provides the AACEs current guidelines on the evaluation and treatment of hypogonadism in adult male patients.

AACE Clinical Guideline for Hyperandrogenism This is the 2001 clinical guidelines for the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of hyper androgenic disorders.

Hypertension Online is a cutting-edge educational resource for reliable information and tools relevant to the field of hypertension, including: data from landmark clinical trials; emerging treatment paradigms; late-breaking research findings; and revised interpretations of the mechanisms of action of disease.

 Medical PocketPC.com is the leading resource for medical users of Microsoft Pocket PC and Windows CE PDA devices. It features a thorough index of available medical software, the latest news and reviews, and discussion forums for healthcare professionals using the PocketPC to practice better handheld medicine.

 

Professional Organizations

The Pituitary Society is an organization dedicated to furthering the understanding of diseases of the pituitary gland. It is made up of basic scientists and clinicians whose major interest is in pituitary diseases.

The Andrology Society fosters a multi-disciplinary approach to the study of male reproduction, exists to promote scientific interchange and knowledge of the male reproductive system. Founded in 1975, the Society has members from all over the world.

American Society for Reproductive Medicine was founded by a small group of fertility experts who met in Chicago in 1944. It is an organization devoted to advancing knowledge and expertise in infertility, reproductive medicine and biology.

American College of Physicians is the nation's largest medical specialty society including physicians in general internal medicine and related subspecialties. Its mission is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.