Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal-glucocorticoid Axis Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis

J Rheumatol. 1996 Apr;23(4):577-81.

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone / blood
  • Animals
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents / therapeutic use
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / drug therapy
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / physiopathology*
  • Glucocorticoids / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Hydrocortisone / blood
  • Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System / drug effects
  • Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System / physiology*
  • Pituitary-Adrenal System / drug effects
  • Pituitary-Adrenal System / physiology*
  • Prednisolone / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Glucocorticoids
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  • Prednisolone
  • Hydrocortisone