Cushing's Hub

A resource for healthcare professionals caring for patients with Cushing’s syndrome

This editorial looks at highly important yet non-routine aspects of Cushing’s syndrome and encourages readers to consider aspects of the disease where literature is scarce. Topics include once-in-a-lifetime events necessitating hospitalization – sometimes before diagnosis is made – and practical advice on the use of steroidogenesis inhibitors. The editorial also highlights recent research on the effect of Cushing’s syndrome on pregnancy outcomes.
Latest from across Cushing's Hub
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June 3, 2021

Study findings from Martin Reincke and colleagues suggest that serum IGF-I levels 6 months after curative surgery for endogenous Cushing’s syndrome may be predictive of long-term muscle strength outcomes.

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May 19, 2021

A single-center study from Vienna explored the impact of acute and life-threatening complications presenting during active hypercortisolism and in the year after surgery.

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May 6, 2021

Regular biochemical screening, rather than relying on clinical signs and symptoms, is associated with earlier detection of recurrent Cushing’s disease, suggests research from Martin Reincke and colleagues.

From the Editorial Board: Welcome to Cushing’s Hub

“A website on Cushing’s syndrome? Why would I be interested in a website like that?”
The Editorial Board Members describe the importance of a website dedicated to Cushing’s syndrome and the reasons they signed up for the project.