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synacthen

 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT The high-dose short Synacthen (corticotropin) test (SST) is widely used to investigate suspected secondary adrenal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Since 1988, when a retrospective study of patients attending this unit was published, we have advocated the use of the short… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ObjectiveTo explore the relationship between cholesterol levels and the adrenal cortisol response to synacthen in critically ill… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background: The short synacthen test (SST) is the gold standard investigation for the evaluation of adrenal insufficiency and is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To compare the use of 0900 h serum cortisol and both low and standard dose Synacthen tests, one week after pituitary surgery with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To assess the integrity of the hypothalamo–pituitary–adrenal(HPA) axis, many authors have proposed the short synacthen test… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
There is still uncertainty about what is the most appropriate test for assessment of the integrity of the hypothalamo-pituitary… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Adrenal suppression has been noted in patients who are receiving medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA). Megestrol acetate (MA) is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To define the normal cortisol response to the Short Synacthen Test using four different cortisol immunoassays and to assess the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE Insulin‐induced hypoglycaemia is the standard method for assessment of the hypothalamo‐pituitary‐adrenal (HPA) axis of… Expand
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