Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0099ep1129 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2024

Lithium Induced Endocrinopathy; A reversible Entity

Ali Asad

In the presented case, an 85-year-old female patient with bipolar disorder exhibited significant endocrine complications, including hyperparathyroidism and diabetes insipidus, which were strongly associated with long-term lithium therapy. The resolution of these complications following the discontinuation of lithium and the transition to an alternative mood stabilizer underscores several important clinical implications. Firstly, this case highlights the need for vigilant monit...

ea0099ep780 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2024

Exploring the Uncharted Territory: Abacavir in HIV Treatment Unveils Rare Side Effect - A Focus on Hypophosphatemia

Vyas Abhishek , Ali Asad

This case report highlights an unusual side effect of hypophosphatemia linked to Abacavir; a medication commonly used in the treatment of HIV. A 36-year-old male patient was referred to the endocrine team due to persistent hypophosphatemia while receiving Abacavir for his HIV management. Extensive investigations, including assessments of calcium levels Urea and Electrolytes, parathyroid hormone (PTH), Vitamin D, serum magnesium, and serum cortisol and fibroblast growth factor ...

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...