Subjective health status in Norwegian patients with Addison's disease.

  title={Subjective health status in Norwegian patients with Addison's disease.},
  author={Kristian L\ov{\aa}s and Jon H. Loge and Eystein Sverre Husebye},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  volume={56 5},
OBJECTIVE Many patients with Addison's disease have complaints that might be related to the disease or to its treatment. However, only a few studies have addressed the subjective health status of patients with adrenocortical failure. The aim of the present study was to assess the subjective health status with special emphasis on fatigue among patients with Addison's disease. SUBJECTS, DESIGN AND MEASUREMENT: In a postal survey, 79 patients with confirmed primary adrenal failure (Addison's… CONTINUE READING


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