Acute Endocrinology: From Cause to Consequence by Greet Van den Berghe MD, PhD (auth.)

By Greet Van den Berghe MD, PhD (auth.)

The integration of endocrinology in severe care medication has resulted in new experimental and scientific facts at the advanced endocrine and metabolic derangements accompanying non-endocrine critical health problems. The becoming a member of of those disciplines has generated very important novel insights with major medical implications. Acute Endocrinology: From reason to outcome compiles those new findings into a tremendous and hugely appropriate new source. half one bargains with the classical life-threatening health problems attributable to basic endocrine illnesses equivalent to thyrotoxicosis, hypothyroidism, acute adrenal challenge, acute calcium issues, pheochromocytoma, critical hyper- and hypoglycemia. half appears to be like at endocrinology from the ICU aspect, beginning with a normal evaluation of the dynamic neuroendocrine and metabolic rigidity responses within the situation of extensive care-dependent, non-endocrine serious ailment. Acute Endocrinology: From reason to outcome offers a distinct and up to date assessment of the becoming a member of of those disciplines and seeks to stimulate additional interdisciplinary learn during this very important and interesting field.

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