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50th Annual Meeting of the British Society for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes

Manchester, UK
08 Nov 2023 - 10 Nov 2023

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The 50th Annual BSPED Meeting will take place at the Midland Hotel, Manchester from 8-10 November 2023.

Endocrine Main Meeting Sessions

How Do I? (Endocrine)

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How do I manage metabolic bone disease of prematurity

Chinoy Amish

(ENDOCRINE)Metabolic bone disease of prematurity (MBDP) occurs due to under-mineralisation of the preterm skeleton postnatally, as the baby misses the large amounts of mineral accretion that occurs during the third trimester, coupled with postnatal feeding regimes being unable to replicate this in utero mineral supply. Furthermore, postnatal risk factors such as reduced movements, parenteral nutrition and certain medications can worsen MBDP. If left unmanaged or mismanaged, it...