is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide
To view the entire topic, please sign in or purchase a subscription.
Official website of the Johns Hopkins Antibiotic (ABX), HIV, Diabetes, and Psychiatry Guides, powered by Unbound Medicine. Johns Hopkins Guide App for iOS, iPhone, iPad, and Android included. Explore these free sample topics:
-- The first section of this topic is shown below --
- Glucocorticoids (GC) such as prednisone, dexamethasone and hydrocortisone, are potent anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive agents, thus effective for treating a wide spectrum of diseases.
- Hyperglycemia, primarily resulting from impaired glucose transport into muscles, is a common adverse effect.
- GC-induced hyperglycemia: diabetes-range hyperglycemia in subjects who have normal glucose tolerance when not taking GC.
-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please sign in or purchase a subscription --
Last updated: June 1, 2016
Spanakis, Elias K, and Rachel Derr. "Steroid-induced Diabetes." Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide, 2016. Johns Hopkins Guide, www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547138/all/Steroid_induced_Diabetes.
Spanakis EK, Derr R. Steroid-induced Diabetes. Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide. 2016. https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547138/all/Steroid_induced_Diabetes. Accessed September 16, 2019.
Spanakis, E. K., & Derr, R. (2016). Steroid-induced Diabetes. In Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide. Available from https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547138/all/Steroid_induced_Diabetes
Spanakis EK, Derr R. Steroid-induced Diabetes [Internet]. In: Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide. ; 2016. [cited 2019 September 16]. Available from: https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547138/all/Steroid_induced_Diabetes.
TY - ELEC
T1 - Steroid-induced Diabetes
ID - 547138
A1 - Spanakis,Elias,M.D.
AU - Derr,Rachel,M.D.
Y1 - 2016/06/01/
BT - Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide
UR - https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547138/all/Steroid_induced_Diabetes
DB - Johns Hopkins Guide
DP - Unbound Medicine