Syndromes of Glucocorticoid Resistance

  title={Syndromes of Glucocorticoid Resistance},
  author={G. Chrousos and S. Detera-Wadleigh and M. Karl},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  • G. Chrousos, S. Detera-Wadleigh, M. Karl
  • Published 1993
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • Dr. George P. Chrousos (Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD], National Institutes of Health [NIH], Bethesda, Maryland): Glucocorticoids have an important role in human physiology, and almost every tissue in the human body is affected by them [1]. Glucocorticoids are crucial for the integrity of central nervous system function and for the maintenance of cardiovascular and metabolic homeostasis [2]. Increased secretion of… CONTINUE READING
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