Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep1313 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Management of relapsing Graves: a clinical survey among endocrinologists in Israel

Koren Shlomit , Shteinshnaider Miriam , Or Karen , Cantrell Dror , Benbassat Carlos A , Koren Ronit

Background: The management of relapsing GravesÂ’ disease is controversial. Previous surveys from different regions in the world demonstrated variations in the clinical practices of patients with GravesÂ’ disease relapse.Methods: To determine management pattern among endocrinologists in Israel an electronic questionnaire was e-mailed to all members of the Israeli Endocrine Society. Questionnaires included demographic data and clinical scenarios wi...

ea0056p488 | Diabetes therapy | ECE2018

Short term adherence with discharge recommendation for insulin treatment among patients with type 2 diabetes

Koren Shlomit , Hemo Orel , Yoshpe Michael , Koren Ronit , Cantrell Dror , Rapoport Micha J.

Background: Basal-Bolus (BB) insulin treatment is increasingly used in uncontrolled diabetes patients during hospitalization and is commonly recommended on their discharge. However, the extent of adherence with this recommendation is unknown.Aim: To determine the short term adherence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients discharged from internal medicine wards with recommendation for BB insulin treatment.Methods: Prescription...

ea0070aep169 | Bone and Calcium | ECE2020

Fracture risk in patients with acute poliomyelitis‏ going through late adulthood

Mamlok Sherf Rutie , Cantrell Dror , Or Keren , Marcus Efrat , Benbassat Carlos , Ish Shalom Sofia , Shapira Alex , Koren Ronit

Objective: While osteoporotic fractures are reported in up to 40% of post-poliomyelitis adults, clinical guidelines regarding bone mineral density (BMD) testing and best timing for initiating treatment in this population are scarce. We assessed the characteristics of post-poliomyelitis patients, focusing on fracture and osteoporosis as the primary outcomes.Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional retrospective data analysis from medical records of 204 pos...