ea0082wd11 | Workshop D: Disorders of the adrenal gland | SFEEU2022
, Srinivasan Ramalingam
A 56 year old man with history of Hypertension, Pre-diabetes and Osteoarthritis was noted to have a low morning Cortisol of 31 nmol/l at 0912 hrs and <28 nmol/l at 0741 hrs on the first and 4th postoperative days respectively following a left total knee replacement. His regular medications were Amlodipine 5mg OD, Ramipril 5mg OD, Bisoprolol 3.75mg OD, Atorvastatin 20mg HS, Gabapentin 100mg TDS. Post operatively he was also given Zomorph 10mg BD with Oramorph PR...