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By Prof. Pierre J. Lefèbvre (auth.), J. Picazo MD (eds.)

An updated account of using the gastrointestinal hormone glucagon in numerous scientific emergencies.
a global crew of specialists from varied fields of medication hide a variety of events inside of acute drugs: cardiology, inner drugs, endocrinology, diabetology, medical toxicology, surgical procedure, paediatrics, gastroenterology, hepatology and radiology.
in response to an Intenational Workshop held in Barcelona in October 1992, this quantity, the fourth within the sequence, contributes to the transforming into curiosity within the value of glucagon either as a diagnostic instrument and as a healing agent in acute medication. it will likely be of worth to physicians and emergency and demanding care experts in addition to researchers drawn to this interesting hormone.

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