Accession Number : AD0726440

Title :   Serum Amino Acids in Stress.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : MEDICAL COLL OF SOUTH CAROLINA CHARLESTON DEPT OF SURGERY

Personal Author(s) : Rittenbury,Max S. ; Harris,J. M.

Report Date : 04 JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Levels of serum amino acids were determined in three groups of patients: normal; patients undergroing a surgical procedure; and patients that had received thermal injuries. The method of determining serum amino acid levels is presented. Brief case histories of patients involved in the study are given. A discussion of the results obtained is contained in the report. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AMINO ACIDS, *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY)), (*BURNS(INJURIES), AMINO ACIDS), (*SURGERY, AMINO ACIDS), METABOLISM, BLOOD SERUM, DISEASES, WOUNDS AND INJURIES

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE