Acute Endocrinology

From Cause to Consequence

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ISBN: 978-1-60327-176-9 (Print) 978-1-60327-177-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Endocrine Diseases Causing Potentially Life-Threatening Emergencies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-28

      Thyrotoxicosis

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      Pages 29-44

      Myxedema Coma

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      Pages 45-62

      Acute Adrenal Crisis

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      Pages 63-83

      Acute Calcium Disorders

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      Pages 85-118

      Phaeochromocytoma and Other Diseases of the Sympathetic Nervous System

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      Pages 119-147

      Hyperglycemic Crises: Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) and Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar State (HHS)

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      Pages 149-164

      Hypoglycemia: An Endocrine Emergency

  3. Endocrine Disturbances Caused by Non-endocrine Critical Illnesses

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 165-165

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      Pages 167-180

      The Dynamic Neuroendocrine Response to Critical Illness

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      Pages 181-198

      Changes Within the GH/IGF-I/IGFBP Axis in Critical Illness

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      Pages 199-213

      Changes Within the Thyroid Axis During the Course of Critical Illness

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      Pages 215-227

      The Adrenal Response to Critical Illness

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      Pages 229-254

      Catecholamines and vasopressin during critical illness

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      Pages 255-276

      The Diabetes of Injury: Novel Insights and Clinical Implications

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      Pages 277-304

      Disorders of Body Water Homeostasis

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 305-316