Cortisol responses to the insulin hypoglycaemia test in children.

@article{Crofton2004CortisolRT,
  title={Cortisol responses to the insulin hypoglycaemia test in children.},
  author={Patricia M. Crofton and A. C. Don-wauchope and Louise Eleanor Bath and Christopher J. H. Kelnar},
  journal={Hormone research},
  year={2004},
  volume={61 2},
  pages={
          92-7
        }
}
AIM To determine the timing of the peak cortisol response to the insulin hypoglycaemia (IH) test in children and to establish paediatric reference data. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed all IH tests in a tertiary paediatric endocrine referral centre over a 6-year period. Inclusion criteria were age <16 years and adequate hypoglycaemia (glucose < or =2.0 mmol/l). Patients with an impaired hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis or receiving glucocorticoid medication were excluded. Fifty-four… CONTINUE READING
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