Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0044p185 | Obesity and Metabolism | SFEBES2016

A retrospective study assessing the effects of OSA in women with PCOS attending the weight management clinic

Kahal Hassan , Dimitriadis George K. , Kyrou Ioannis , Ali Asad , Tahrani Abd A , Randeva Harpal

Introduction: Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) is more common in women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). There is paucity of data regarding the impact of OSA in women with PCOS.Methods: We conducted a retrospective study using electronic patientsÂ’ records of premenopausal women with PCOS who were first seen in the weight management clinic (WMC) between March/2008 and November/2014. PCOS diagnosis was documented either by referring clinician or es...

ea0059p162 | Obesity & metabolism | SFEBES2018

The relationship between obstructive sleep apnoea and quality of life in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a cross-sectional study

Kahal Hassan , Tahrani Abd , Kyrou Ioannis , Dimitriadis Georgios , Kimani Peter , Barber Thomas , Nicholls Matthew , Ali Asad , Weickert Martin , Randeva Harpal

Background: Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are associated with significant comorbidities and commonly coexist. The primary aim of this study was to examine the relationship between OSA and quality of life (QoL) in women with PCOS.Study design: Observational cross-sectional study.Methods: Women with PCOS were recruited from a single secondary care centre in the UK. PCOS was diagnosed according to...

ea0021p183 | Diabetes and metabolism | SFEBES2009

Short sleep duration is independently associated with obesity in with Type 2 diabetes

Tahrani Abd , Begum Safia , Mughal Shanaz , Dubb Kiran , Banerjee Dev , Thomas G Neil , Ali Asad , Jose Biju , Piya Milan , Stevens Martin , Barnett Anthony , Taheri Shahrad

Background: From population studies, short and long sleep duration are associated with obesity. This association has not been studied in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D).Methods: Design: Cross-sectional study of adult T2D patients recruited randomly from outpatient department of a large UK tertiary centre. Patients with known sleep-related disorders were excluded. Data were collected during one-to-one interviews. Sleep duration assessment: 7-day sleep...