COVID-19 infection and glucocorticoids: update from the Italian Society of Endocrinology Expert Opinion on steroid replacement in adrenal insufficiency

J Endocrinol Invest. 2020 Aug;43(8):1141-1147. doi: 10.1007/s40618-020-01266-w. Epub 2020 Apr 25.
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Keywords: Adrenal insufficiency; COVID-19; Glucocorticoids; SARS-CoV2.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adrenal Insufficiency / complications*
  • Adrenal Insufficiency / drug therapy*
  • Adrenal Insufficiency / immunology
  • COVID-19
  • Consensus
  • Coronavirus Infections / complications*
  • Coronavirus Infections / drug therapy*
  • Coronavirus Infections / immunology
  • Glucocorticoids / therapeutic use*
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy / methods*
  • Humans
  • Italy
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / drug therapy*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / immunology
  • Steroids / therapeutic use*

Substances

  • Glucocorticoids
  • Steroids

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19 drug treatment