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Endocrine Secrets

The thoroughly updated Endocrine Secrets, 6th Edition continues the tradition of the highly popular Secrets Series®, offering fast answers to the most essential clinical endocrinology questions. A user-friendly Q&A format, replete with valuable pearls, tips, and memory aids, helps you to learn and study efficiently. It all adds up to a perfect concise board review or handy clinical endocrinology resource.

Professionals and others in the endocrinology field

Paperback, 576 Pages

Published: April 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4975-1


  • Section 1: Fuel Metabolism

    1. Diabetes Mellitus

     Marissa Grotzke  Robert E. Jones

    2. Acute and Chronic Complications of Diabetes

      Robert E. Jones, Marissa Grotzke

    3. Intensive Insulin Therapy

      Jennifer Trujillo

    4. Inpatient Management of Diabetes and Hyperglycemia

      Stacey Seggelke, Boris Draznin

    5. Diabetes in Pregnancy

      Linda A. Barbour

    6. Lipid Disorders

      Emily Schroeder and Michael McDermott

    7. Obesity

      Elizabeth A. Thomas, Daniel Bessesen

    Section 2: Bone and Mineral Disorders

    8. Osteoporosis

      Michael McDermott

    9. Glucocorticoid -Induced Osteoporosis

      Michael McDermott

    10. Measurement of Bone Mass

      William E. Duncan

    11. Osteomalacia, Rickets, and Vitamin D Insufficiency
      William E. Duncan

    12. Paget's Disease of Bone

      William E. Duncan

    13. Hypercalcemia

      Leonard R. Sanders, MD, FACP

    14. Hyperparathyroidism

      Leonard R. Sanders, MD, FACP

    15. Hypercalcemia of Malignancy

      Michael McDermott

    16. Hypocalcemia

      Reed S. Christensen, Kimberly Zibert

    17. Nephrolithiasis

      Leonard R. Sanders, MD, FACP

    Section 3: Pituitary and Hypothalamic Disorders

    18. Pituitary Insufficiency

      John J. Orrego

    19. Nonfunctioning Pituitary Tumors

      Michael McDermott

    20. Prolactin Secreting Pituitary Tumors

      Virginia Sarapura

    21. Growth Hormone Secreting Pituitary Tumors

      Mary Samuels

    22. Glycoprotein Secreting Pituitary Tumors

      Robert Smallridge, Shon Meek and Ana Chindris

    23. Cushing's Syndrome

      Mary Samuels

    24. Water Metabolism

      Leonard R. Sanders, MD, FACP

    25. Disorders of Growth

      Phil Zeitler

    26. Growth Hormone Use and Abuse

      Homer Lemar Jr., Vanya D. Wagler, Samir J. Patel

    Section 4: Adrenal Disorders

    27. Primary Aldosteronism

      Arnold A. Asp

    28. Pheochromocytoma

      Arnold A. Asp

    29. Adrenal Malignancies

      Michael McDermott

    30. Adrenal Insufficiency

      Emily Schroeder and Cecilia C. Low Wang

    31. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

      Jason Daily, Robert Vigersky

    Section 5: Thyroid Disorders

    32. Thyroid Testing

      Michael McDermott

    33. Hyperthyroidism

    Thanh D. Hoang  Henry B. Burch

    34. Hypothyroidism

      Katherine Weber and Bryan R. Haugen

    35. Thyroiditis

      Robert Smallridge, Shon Meek and Ana Chindris

    36. Thyroid Nodules and Goiter

      William Georgitis

    37. Thyroid Cancer

      Joshua Klopper

    38. Thyroid Emergencies

      Michael McDermott

    39. Euthyroid Sick Syndrome

      Michael McDermott

    40. Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy

      Beret Casey

    41. Psychiatric Disorders and Thyroid Disease

      James Hennessey, Alexandra L. Migdal, M.D.
    Section 6: Reporductive Endocrinology

    42. Disorders of Sexual Differentiation

      Robert Slover, Anil Piya

    43. Disorders of Puberty

      Sharon H. Travers and Scott A. Clements

    44. Male Hypogonadism

     Sky Graybill and  Robert Vigersky,

    45. Impotence

      Robert Vigersky, Peter McIntyre

    46. Gynecomastia

      Micol Rothman, Mark Bridentsine and Brenda Bell

    47. Amenorrhea

      Micol Rothman, Margaret Wierman

    48. Hirsutism and Virilization

      Tamis M. Bright

    49. Menopause

      Wesley Nuffer

    50. Use and Abuse of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids and Androgen Precursors
      Homer Lemar Jr, . Amy A. Yau, Ryan M. Decort, Stephanie B. Ng

    Section 7: Miscellaneous Topics

    51. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia

      Arnold A. Asp

    52. Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndromes

      Arnold A. Asp

    53. Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors

      Michael McDermott

    54. Carcinoid Syndrome

      Michael McDermott

    55. Cutaneous Manifestations of Diabetes Mellitus and Thyroid Disease

      James E. Fitzpatrick and Gary Goldenberg
    56. Aging and Endocrinology

      Heather Brooks, Sandra Indacochea Sobel, Robert S. Schwartz, M.D. and Wendy M. Kohrt, Ph.D.

    57. Endocrine Surgery

      Christopher Raeburn, Jonathan Schoen, M.D and Robert C. McIntyre, Jr.

    58. Endocrinology in the Managed Care Environment

      Elliot G. Levy

    59. Sleep and Endocrinology

      Roger Piepenbrink and William C. Frey

    60. Endocrine Case Studies

      Michael McDermott

    61. Famous People with Endocrine Disorders

      Pratima Kumar, Kenneth J. Simcic and Michael T. McDermott

    62. Intresting Endocrine Facts and Figures

      Michael McDermott


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