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Allen, Edgar

Vern L. Bullough.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 827 words.

Allen, Edgar (02 May 1892–03 March 1943), endocrinologist and physiologist, was born in Canyon City, Colorado, the son of Asa Allen, a physician and Edith Day. In 1900 the family relocated...

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Astwood, Edwin Bennett

David Y. Cooper.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 923 words.

Astwood, Edwin Bennett (29 December 1909–17 February 1976), physiologist and endocrinologist, was born in Hamilton, Bermuda, the son of Earnest Millard Astwood, a jeweler, watchmaker, and...

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Autonomic Failure

Edited by Christopher J. Mathias and Sir Roger Bannister.

May 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Anatomy; Urology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Pain Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Ophthalmology; Reproductive Medicine; Immunology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Paediatrics; Geriatric Medicine; Anaesthetics; Pharmacology; Medical Toxicology; Surgery. 928 pages.

This new edition of Autonomic Failure features numerous new chapters and makes diagnosis increasingly precise by fully evaluating the underlying anatomical and functional deficits, thereby...

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Endocrine and metabolic response to surgery

Deborah Burton, Grainne Nicholson and George Hall.

in Continuing Education in Anaesthesia, Critical Care & Pain

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 2424 words.

The neuroendocrine, metabolic and inflammatory aspects of injury are part of the overall ‘stress response’ (Table 1). This has been studied most commonly in relation to surgery, because the...

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Evans, Herbert McLean

Elizabeth Noble Shor.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 1129 words.

Evans, Herbert McLean (23 September 1882–06 March 1971), medical researcher, was born in Modesto, California, the son of Clayburn Wayne Evans, a physician, and Bessie McLean. In the public...

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Harris, Geoffrey Wingfield (1913–1971), physiologist and endocrinologist

Irvine Loudon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 1063 words.

Harris, Geoffrey Wingfield (1913–1971), physiologist and endocrinologist, was born on 4 June 1913 in Acton, Middlesex, the elder child and only son of Thomas Harris, physicist, from...

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Hoskins, Roy Graham

Roy O. Greep.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 1089 words.

Hoskins, Roy Graham (03 July 1880–05 November 1964), biomedical investigator, was born in Nevinville, Iowa, the son of William Henry Hoskins, a tradesman, and Sarah Graham. As a child, Roy...

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Modulating Role of Ang1-7 in Control of Blood Pressure and Renal Function in AngII-infused Hypertensive Rats

Marta Kuczeriszka, Elżbieta Kompanowska-Jezierska, Janusz Sadowski, Minolfa C Prieto and L Gabriel Navar.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology; Biochemistry; Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4873 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Indirect evidence suggests that angiotensin 1-7 (Ang1-7) may counterbalance prohypertensive...

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Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Edited by Christopher Bulstrode, James Wilson-MacDonald, Deborah M. Eastwood, John McMaster, Jeremy Fairbank, Parminder J. Singh, Sandeep Bawa, Panagoitis D. Gikas, Tim Bunker, Grey Giddins, Mark Blyth, David Stanley, Paul H. Cooke, Richard Carrington, Peter Calder, Paul Wordsworth and Tim Briggs.

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Anatomy; Haematology; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Neurology; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Rheumatology; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Paediatrics; Infectious Diseases; Surgical Skills; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Communication Skills; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Critical Care; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Neonatology. 1,800 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics provides comprehensive coverage of the relevant background science, theory, practice, decision-making skills and operative techniques required...

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Paediatric diabetic ketoacidosis

Simon Steel and Shane M. Tibby.

in Continuing Education in Anaesthesia, Critical Care & Pain

December 2009; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Physiology; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 2907 words.

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