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Adrenocorticotropic hormone measurement

Known as: Adrenocorticotropic Hormone, ACTH, acth testing 
The determination of the amount of adrenocorticotropic hormone present in a sample.
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The objective of this study was to evaluate and compare the basal circadian and pulsatile architecture of the HPA axis in groups… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Results from animal and human studies suggest that disregulations of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The past 45 yr’ experience with Cushing’s syndrome (CS) has led to the awareness of its complex nature and, by the same token… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We compared the effects of single doses of etomidate and thiopentone on adrenocortical function in a randomised controlled… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The past 45 yr' experience with Cushing's syndrome (CS) has led to the awareness of its complex nature and, by the same token… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Background and Purpose The aim of this study was to characterize the response of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adre-nal system in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The present experiments investigated the hypothesis that lactation constitutes a chronic stress to the adrenocortical system. To… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To investigate the adrenostatic potential of a nonhypnotic low dose etomidate infusion, we administered 0.03 mg/kg etomidate in a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Plasma concentrations of ACTH (by radioimmunoassay) and cortisol (by competitive protein binding) were measured in a normal man… Expand
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Highly Cited
1950
Highly Cited
1950
UNTIL recently inadequate supplies of the adrenal cortex hormone 17-hydroxy-11-dehydrocorticosterone 1 (formerly known as… Expand
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