Depth and duration of hypoglycaemia achieved during the insulin tolerance test.

@article{Ajala2012DepthAD,
  title={Depth and duration of hypoglycaemia achieved during the insulin tolerance test.},
  author={Olubukola Ajala and Helen Lockett and Gina Twine and Daniel E. H. Flanagan},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2012},
  volume={167 1},
  pages={59-65}
}
CONTEXT The insulin tolerance test (ITT) is the gold standard for assessment of the pituitary adrenal axis but its use is limited because of concerns relating to the risk of hypoglycaemia. OBJECTIVE This study examined the depth and duration of hypoglycaemia achieved during the test in a large cohort of patients. DESIGN Two hundred and twenty ITTs were… CONTINUE READING