Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0070ep233 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Diabetes and ramadan: Analysis of the behiavor of tunisian patients towards treatement

Lajili Olfa , Ounaissa Kamilia , Rachdi Rim , Bornaz Emna , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Fasting during Ramadan is an obligatory practice for adult Muslims. Although exemptions exist in certain conditions,including diabetes, the majority of diabetic patients fast despite this concession with the risk of complications mainly hypoglycemic accidents. The aim of this study is to establish the relationship between hypoglycemic accidents and drug treatment, therapeutic education, clinical and biological characteristics of tunisian diabetic patients during ...

ea0081ep466 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Insulin analogs: do patients know their treatment advantages and modalities?

Bornaz Emna , Gharbi Radhouen , Ghram Lina , Chiboub Marwa , Kandara Hajer , Jemel Manel , Kammoun Ines

Introduction: In Tunisia, the prescription of insulin analogs is increasingly « automatic » by practicians, convinced by this treatment superiority over human insulin in diabetes management. The aim of our study is to determine whether the analogs prescription modalities and advantages are known by the patients, and to assess the factors associated with this knowledge.Patient and Methods: We conducted a retrospective study including 65 diabetic...

ea0073ep45 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Initial daily insuline dose and body mass index

Mehrzi Amal , yosra Htira , Bornaz Emna , Ben Hadj Ali Zohra , Mami Feyka Ben

IntroductionInsulin therapy can lead to obesity which can affect the comorbidities of the type 2 diabetes. Should we consider the body mass index (BMI) before prescribing it?MethodsOur study is prospective, randomized and comparative.We recruited patients with type 2 diabetes hospitalized for a switching to insulin in the C department of diabetology and nutrition at the National Nutrition Institute in Tunis, ...

ea0073ep107 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Initial daily insuline dose and diabetic retinopathy

Mehrzi Amal , Htira Yosra , Bornaz Emna , Zohra Ben Hadj Ali , Ben Mami Feyka

IntroductionDiabetic retinopathy is a serious complication of type 2 diabetes, which compromise the visual function and impair the quality of life of these patients. A rapid lowering of blood glucose especially when starting insulin therapy can worsen this retinopathy. We studied the variation of the initial daily insuline dose in the presence of diabetic retionopathy.MethodsOur study is prospective randomize...

ea0073ep124 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Does the initial daily insuline dose vary with the duration of diabetes ?

Mehrzi Amal , Htira Yosra , Bornaz Emna , Zohra Ben Hadj Ali , Ben Mami Feyka

IntroductionUncontrolled patients with oral antidiabetics may require injectable treatment including insulin. We studied the variation of the initial daily insuline dose with the duration of diabetes.MethodsWe conducted a prospective randomized study. We recruited patients with type 2 diabetes hospitalized for a switching to insulin in the C department of diabetology and nutrition at the National Nutrition In...

ea0081p335 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Prevalence of amputation in a group of long-standing type 1 diabetic patients

Bornaz Emna , Abdesselem Haifa , Sebai Imene , Meherzi Amal , Ounaissa Kamilia , Boukhayatia Fatma , Brahim Asma Ben , Yahiaoui Rim , Amrouche Chiraz

Background: Amputation is the major complication of diabetic foot. The aims of our study were to assess prevalence of amputation in a group of long-standing type 1 diabetic patients and to determine its risk factors.Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional study including type 1 diabetic patients followed at the National Institute of Nutrition of Tunis. All patients had a duration of diabetes ≥ 20 years. Clinical and biological data were collected f...

ea0081p339 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Autoimmune thyroiditis: What impact on diabetic retinopathy ?

Bornaz Emna , Abdesselem Haifa , Hkiri Ghofrane , Ounaissa Kamilia , Boukhayatia Fatma , Sebai Imene , Ben Brahim Asma , Yahiaoui Rim , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Data from literature suggest that combination of autoimmune diseases may have a major physical and psychological impact on type 1 diabetic patients. The aim of our study was to assess the impact of autoimmune thyroiditis on diabetic retinopathy.Methods: We conducted a descriptive observational retrospective study of type 1 diabetic patients, followed at the National Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology of Tunis, between December 2019 ...

ea0081p358 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Long-standing type 1 diabetes and female sexuality : Is there impact ?

Bornaz Emna , Abdesselem Haifa , Salem Amal , Ounaissa Kamilia , Boukhayatia Fatma , Sebai Imene , Brahim Asma Ben , Yahiaoui Rim , Amrouche Chiraz

Background: While sexual dysfunction in men with type 1 diabetes is well known, sexual dysfunction in women remains a neglected issue. The aim of this study was to assess the sexual quality of life (SQOL) of women with long-standing type 1 diabetes.Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional study of women followed at the National Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology of Tunis. We included women with type 1 diabetes for 20 years or more. Women who were ...

ea0081p363 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Evaluation of the Ankle-brachial index in a group of long-standing type 1 diabetic patients

Bornaz Emna , Abdesselem Haifa , Moalla Hajer , Souissi Nesrine , Ounaissa Kamilia , Boukhayatia Fatma , Sebai Imene , Ben Mami Feyka , Amrouche Chiraz

Background: Lower extremity artery disease (LEAD) is a common complication of diabetes, with increasing prevalence with duration and/or the coexistence of other cardiovascular risk factors. The Ankle-brachial index (ABI) is the first diagnostic step after clinical examination, for screening and diagnosis of LEAD. The aim of our study was to evaluate the ABI in a group of long-standing type 1 diabetic patients.Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional study...

ea0081p375 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

More than 20 years after diagnosis of type 1 diabetes: what about the quality of life?

Bornaz Emna , Abdesselem Haifa , Sdiri Chaima , Ounaissa Kamilia , Boukhayatia Fatma , Sebai Imene , Brahim Asma Ben , Yahiaoui Rim , Amrouche Chiraz

Background: Long-standing type 1 diabetes, had many complications which have an impact on both life expectancy and quality of life of these patients. The aims of our study were to evaluate the quality of life of a group of Tunisian patients with type 1 diabetes evolving for more than 20 years as well as to determine the factors associated with its alteration.Methods: We conducted a descriptive observational cross-sectional study including type 1 diabetic...