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In The Journal, Nov. 18, 1939, page 1875, Hick and Barnes stated that the case of Addison's disease which they reported was controlled by desoxycorticosterone; they report now that the compound used was desoxycorticosterone acetate.
Desoxycorticosterone Acetate for Addison's Disease. JAMA. 1940;114(3):265. doi:10.1001/jama.1940.02810030065019