hrp0095p2-2 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2022
, Hachemi Soraya
, Amin Nadia
, Alvi Sabah
Introduction: There is considerable variation in practice when assessing adrenal function in adrenal insufficiency; duration of glucocorticoid defined to confer risk, early morning cortisol assay (EMC), Synacthen test (ST) - both low dose (LDST) (1microgram) or standard dose (SDST) (36microgram/kg [maximum 250micrograms]) and symptomatology. At our tertiary children’s hospital, even between departments, there is variation in those identified as being at ...