Chapter 2. Dynamics of Adrenal Function in Man

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Margaret P. Cameron M.A., A.B.L.S.
  1. Peter H. Forsham M.A., M.D.,
  2. Vincent Di Raimondo M.S., M,.D.,
  3. Donald Island B.S.,
  4. Arthur P. Rinfret Ph.D and
  5. Richard H. Orr M.D.

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715215.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

How to Cite

Forsham, P. H., Di Raimondo, V., Island, D., Rinfret, A. P. and Orr, R. H. (1955) Dynamics of Adrenal Function in Man, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. P. Cameron), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715215.ch2

Author Information

  1. Metabolic Unit For Research In Arthritis And Allied Diseases, The Departments Of Medicine And Pediatrics, University Of California School Of Medicine, San Francisco, California.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1955

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714737

Online ISBN: 9780470715215

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Keywords:

  • adrenal cortex;
  • trans-atlantic transportation;
  • medulla;
  • cortex;
  • secretory products

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Parameters For The Study Of Adrenal Cortical Activation In Man

  • Methodology of 17-Hydroxycorticoid Estimation

  • Spontaneous Diurnal Variation in Adrenal Cortical Activity

  • The Standard Intravenous ACTH Test for Adrenal Cortical Responsiveness

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion