Resources

  • References


    Adrenal crisis causes death in some people treated with human growth hormone. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases website. Available at:
    http://www.endocrine.niddk.nih.gov/pubs/creutz/alert.htm.
    Published September 24, 2012. Accessed June 4, 2014.


    Adrenal insufficiency and Addison's disease. National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service website. Available at:
    http://www.endocrine.niddk.nih.gov/pubs/addison/addison.aspx.
    Updated May 14, 2014. Accessed June 4, 2014.


    Adrenal insufficiency in adults. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed.
    Updated December 16, 2013. Accessed June 4, 2014.


    Omori K, Nomura K, et al. Risk factors for adrenal crisis in patients with adrenal insufficiency.
    Endocrine J. 2003; 50:745-752.


    Thomas Z: an update on the diagnosis of adrenal insufficiency and the use of corticotherapy in critical illness.
    Ann Pharmacotherapy.
    2007:41:1456-1465


    Todd GRG, Acerini CL, et al. Survey of adrenal crisis associated with inhaled corticosteroids in the United Kingdom.
    Arch. Dis Child. 2002; 87:457-461.

  • Resources

    American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

    http://www.aace.com

    Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service

    http://www.endocrine.niddk.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians

    http://www.caep.ca

    Canadian Institute for Health Information

    http://www.cihi.ca