Many endocrinological disease represent, in particular conditions, a real emergency. Thireotoxicosis in Graves disease, adrenal insufficiency secondary to acute adrenal dysfunction, surgical intervention or acute disease in a SAG affected patients, hypoglycemia, hypocalcemia and hypoparathyroidism in newborn babies need an immediate therapeutical intervention. The Authors collected in a single paper all the emergency case-management of endocrinological diseases: a useful tool for endocrinologists as well as practitioners and emergency doctors.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Medico e Bambino|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 30 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health