Changes within the thyroid axis during the course of critical illness.

@article{Mebis2006ChangesWT,
  title={Changes within the thyroid axis during the course of critical illness.},
  author={Liese Mebis and Yves A Debaveye and Theo J. Visser and Greet Van den Berghe},
  journal={Endocrinology and metabolism clinics of North America},
  year={2006},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={807-21, x}
}
This article reviews the mechanisms behind the observed changes in plasma thyroid hormone levels in the acute phase and the prolonged phase of critical illness. It focuses on the neuroendocrinology of the low triiodothyronine syndrome and on thyroid hormone metabolism by deiodination and transport. 

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