Adrenal crisis

R. Louise Rushworth, David J. Torpy, Henrik Falhammar

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Abstract

Glucocorticoid replacement therapy prolongs the survival of patients with adrenal insufficiency, but life-threatening adrenal crises still develop in many such patients. This review examines the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and treatment of adrenal crises.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)852-861
Number of pages10
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume381
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 29 Aug 2019

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Adrenal Insufficiency
Glucocorticoids
Epidemiology
Survival
Therapeutics

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Louise Rushworth, R., Torpy, D. J., & Falhammar, H. (2019). Adrenal crisis. New England Journal of Medicine, 381(9), 852-861. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMra1807486
Louise Rushworth, R. ; Torpy, David J. ; Falhammar, Henrik. / Adrenal crisis. In: New England Journal of Medicine. 2019 ; Vol. 381, No. 9. pp. 852-861.
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Adrenal crisis. / Louise Rushworth, R.; Torpy, David J.; Falhammar, Henrik.

In: New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 381, No. 9, 29.08.2019, p. 852-861.

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Louise Rushworth R, Torpy DJ, Falhammar H. Adrenal crisis. New England Journal of Medicine. 2019 Aug 29;381(9):852-861. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMra1807486