Chapter

Endocrine emergencies

Punit S. Ramrakha, Kevin P. Moore and Amir Sam

in Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine

Third edition

Published on behalf of © Punit S. Ramrakha and Kevin P. Moore

Published in print April 2010 | ISBN: 9780199230921
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598793 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199230921.003.09

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Endocrine emergencies

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Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA): assessment - DKA: management 1 - DKA: management 2 - DKA: complications - Hyperosmolar non-ketotic coma (HONK) 1 - HONK 2 - Hypoglycaemic coma: assessment - Hypoglycaemic coma: management - Urgent surgery in patients with diabetes - Hyponatraemia: assessment - Hyponatraemia: causes - Hyponatraemia: management - Hypernatraemia - Acute hypocalcaemia - Hypercalcaemia - Hypophosphataemia - Addisonian crisis: assessment - Addisonian crisis: management - Myxoedema coma - Thyrotoxic crisis: assessment - Thyrotoxic crisis: management - Pituitary apoplexy - Hypopituitary coma - Phaeochromocytomas: assessment - Phaeochromocytomas: management - Polyuria - Malignant hyperthermia - Neurolepetic malignant syndrome

Chapter.  12374 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Acute Medicine

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