ea0037ep83 | Adrenal cortex | ECE2015
, Grira Wafa
, Chaker Fatma
, Yazidi Meriem
, Slimane Hedia
Long fasting in patients with adrenal insufficiency could cause hypotension, dehydration or hypoglycaemia. No studies evaluated these risks and there is no recommendations about fasting for these patients. The aim of our study was to evaluate the potential risks of fasting during the month of Ramadan in patients with adrenal insufficiency.Subjects and methods: It is a cross sectional study that concerned 125 subjects (97 women and 28 men, mean age=47.8 y...