Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep122 | Steroids, development and paediatric endocrinology | ECE2015

The NCEP ATP III criteria may overestimate the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in obese and overweight adolescents

Sav Hasan , Mousa Umut , Koseoglulari Osman , Bundak Ruveyde

Introduction: The diagnosis of the metabolic syndrome is less definite in children and adolescents compared to adults. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment III guidelines (NCEP ATP III) have proposed two different criteria for its diagnosis in these age groups. In this study we planned to compare these two criterias in detecting the metabolic syndrome in obese and overweight adolescents in a study group in North...

ea0037ep378 | Diabetes (pathiophysiology & epitemiology) | ECE2015

Risks of having gestational diabetes in the future for mothers and their offspring

Aydin Sabin Goktas , Uzum Ayse Kubat , Aydin Banu Kucukemre , Yildiz Sevda Ozel , Gedik Selda , Idiz Cemile , Canbaz Bulent , Bas Firdevs , Bundak Ruveyde , Dinccag Nevin

Introduction: Gestational diabetes (GDM) has an important short and long-term health consequences for both the mother and her offspring. The aim of this study was to evaluate current metabolic status of women with GDM history and their offspring approximately at 10th year after delivery.Methods: 24 mothers who had GDM 10 years before (mean age 41.08±4.13 years and BMI 30.3±5.9) and their children (11 females, 13 males; mean age of 11.0±1.9...