Resources

READ, LISTEN, OR WATCH TO LEARN MORE ABOUT HYPERCORTISOLISM

Information about type 2 diabetes (T2D) and hypercortisolism

Information about the clinical consequences of hypercortisolism

Information about assessing and diagnosing hypercortisolism

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PODCASTS

Cushings disease and syndrome: The evolving story of hypercortisolism

In a podcast from Pituitary World News, experts discuss how the understanding of Cushing syndrome has expanded to include a variety of symptoms, disease causes, and laboratory test result ranges.

LISTEN TO PODCAST

VIDEOS

Hypothalamus-­pituitary­-adrenal (HPA) axis video thumbnail.
Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Adrenal (HPA) Axis 2:39

Learn how cortisol is controlled by the HPA axis

 Treatments for patients with hypercortisolism video thumbnail.
Treatments for patients with hypercortisolism 2:44

Learn about different treatments available to patients with hypercortisolism

Tests for hypercortisolism video thumbnail.
Screening tests for hypercortisolism 2:49

Learn about the different tests used to screen hypercortisolism

Evolution of Cushing syndrome video thumbnail.
Evolution of Cushing Syndrome 2:30

Learn how our understanding of Cushing syndrome has changed over the years

EDUCATIONAL BROCHURES

Increased risk of comorbidities and cardiovascular events with hypercortisolism PDF.

Increased risk of comorbidities and CV events with hypercortisolism

Take a look at a review of the Petramala et al. 2020 study

When to suspect hidden hypercortisolism in type 2 diabetes: a meta­-analysis PDF.

When to suspect hidden hypercortisolism in type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis

Take a look at a review of the Aresta et al. 2021 study

Difficult­-to-­control diabetes: is cortisol at play? PDF.

Difficult-to-control diabetes: is cortisol at play?

This review captures highlights from a roundtable discussion from experts

Dexamethasone Suppression Test (DST) Patient Tool PDF.

DST patient tool

Help patients understand how to take a 1-mg DST test and how it works

Could it be hypercortisolism? PDF.

COULD IT BE HYPERCORTISOLISM?

Patients can review this checklist with their doctor to determine if testing for hypercortisolism is appropriate for them

Endocrine Society Cushing's syndrome diagnosis PDF.

Endocrine Society Cushing’s syndrome diagnosis pocket guide

Look at this quick reference guide for the treatment and screening of hypercortisolism

Understanding the spectrum of hypercortisolism PDF.

Understanding the spectrum of hypercortisolism brochure

Get a better understanding of the signs and symptoms of hypercortisolism