Category: Airway Management
Keywords: Adrenal Crisis (PubMed Search)
Adequate treatment of adrenal crisis (AC) is often delayed, even when a h/o adrenal insufficiency is known.
Besides refractory hypotension, also consider in pts with:
Beware of triggers:
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Rushworth RL, Torpy DJ, Falhammar H. Adrenal Crisis. N Engl J Med. 2019;381(9):852-861.