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ea0041ep531 | Diabetes complications | ECE2016

Clinical profile of type 2 diabetic patients suffering of erectile dysfunction

Omri Marwa , Ounaissa Kamilia , Brahim Asma Ben , Abid Abdelmajid

Introduction: The number of patients with diabetes has been increasing at an alarming pace for the last decade. Sexuality is frequently affected in diabetic patients.The aim of this study was to describe the clinical profile of a group of type 2 diabetic patients suffering of erectile dysfunction (ED).Methodology: This was a cross-sectional study involving a population of 70 type 2 diabetic patients recruited from the day hospital ...

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...

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 ...

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...

ea0081p376 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Diabetic retinopathy and erectile dysfunction: is there a relationship ?

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

Background: Erectile dysfunction impairs the quality of life of men with type 1 diabetes. Many factors are involved in this complication. According to the literature, diabetic microangiopathy is associated with erectile dysfunction. The aim of our study was to evaluate the impact of diabetic retinopathy on erectile dysfunction in a group of long-standing type 1 diabetics.Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional study that included male patients with type ...

ea0070ep565 | Hot topics (including COVID-19) | ECE2020

Effects of COVID-19 lockdown on physical activity among adults in Tunisia

DRIDI Manel , Sebai Imen , Hakiri Ghofrane , Ounaissa Kamilia , Safi Eya , Zribi Sabrine , Yahyaoui Reem , Brahim Asma Ben , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: In order to avoid the spread of the Corona Virus disease, Tunisia has imposed strict confinement measures. The lockdown may change Tunisian’s physical activities.The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on physical activity among adults in Tunisia.Methods: It was a transversal study conducted from 31th of May to 06th of June 2020. The target audience was adults aged between 18 and 65...

ea0073aep209 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Clinical and biochemical assessment of erectile dysfunction in men with type 1 diabetes

Hakiri Ghofrane , Ounaissa Kamilia , Mahrez Achwek , Dridi Manel , Sebai Imen , Abdessalam Haifa , Brahim Asma Ben , Yahiaoui Rym , Amrouche Chiraz

BackgroundErectile Dysfunction (ED) is a common complication of diabetes, but also one of the most underdiagnosed. ED is considered a vascular impairment that shares many risk factors with cardiovascular disease (CVD) and could be an early marker of systemic endothelial dysfunction. The aim of our study is to assess the prevalence and risk factors for ED by using the International Index of Erectile Function- 5 (IIEF-5) in type 1 diabetic men undergoing a...