Starvation in man

N Engl J Med. 1970 Mar 19;282(12):668-75. doi: 10.1056/NEJM197003192821209.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones / physiology
  • Alanine / metabolism
  • Body Weight
  • Brain / metabolism
  • Fasting
  • Fatty Acids, Nonesterified / metabolism
  • Glucagon / metabolism
  • Gluconeogenesis
  • Glucose / metabolism
  • Glucose / pharmacology
  • Homeostasis
  • Humans
  • Insulin / metabolism
  • Insulin / physiology
  • Kidney / metabolism
  • Liver / metabolism
  • Nitrogen / metabolism
  • Proteins / metabolism
  • Starvation / metabolism*
  • Time Factors
  • Triglycerides / metabolism*

Substances

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Fatty Acids, Nonesterified
  • Insulin
  • Proteins
  • Triglycerides
  • Glucagon
  • Glucose
  • Nitrogen
  • Alanine