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 ...

ea0056ep51 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2018

Familial chylomicronemia with multiple complications

Imen Sebai , Chiraz Amrouche , Faten Mahjoub , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Background: Familial chylomicronemia is a rare disorder of lipoprotein metabolism characterized by severe fasting hypertriglyceridemia. We present here a case of severe familial chylomicronemia with multiple complications.Case presentation: A 35-year-old Tunisian woman was suffering from chylomicronemia (Fredrickson type I hyperlipoproteinemia) since the age of 10 years old. Her dyslipidemia was caused by a lipoprotein lipase deficiency. Since her childh...

ea0081ep328 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Treatment adherence in patients with type 2 diabetes and its associated factors

Achwak Mehrez , Khalaf Rahma , Sebai Imen , Boukhayatia Fatma , Abdesslam Haifa , Ounaissa Kamilia , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Treatment adherence is fundamental in diabetes control. The aim of our study is to evaluate treatment adherence in patients with type 2 diabetes and to determine its associated factors.Methods: Cross-sectional study enrolling 80 type 2 diabetes patients followed up in the outpatient department of the national institute of nutrition. The Morisky questionnaire was used to evaluate treatment adherence. Age, gender, body mass index (BMI), diabe...

ea0081ep377 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Degenerative complications after insulin therapy: are there benefits to prescribing analogue insulin compared to human insulin?

Rachdi Rim , Lajili Olfa , Moalla Hajer , Souissi Nessrine , Ounaissa Kamilia , Abdesselem Haifa , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Over the past two decades, the development of genetic engineering techniques has led to the emergence of insulin analogue that have the advantage of improving diabetics quality of life compared to human insulin. The aim of our study was to compare the frequency of occurrence of degenerative complications in two groups of patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) on human insulin (NPH) and analogue insulin, and thus determine whether or not there are benefits to prescri...

ea0070aep416 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Hypoglycaemia during ramadan in patients with diabetes from Tunisia

Lajili Olfa , Ounaissa Kamilia , Rachdi Rim , Souissi Nessrine , Zemni Zeineb , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Fasting during Ramadan is an obligatory practice for adultMuslims. Although exemptions exist in certain conditions, including diabetes, the majority ofdiabetic 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 oftunisian diabe...

ea0070aep417 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Clinical and metabolic impact of ramadan fasting in tunisian patients with diabetes

Lajili Olfa , Ounaissa Kamilia , Rachdi Rim , Ali Khaoula Ben , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Ramadan fasting is one of the sacred rites in Islam. Diabetes patients are spared this obligation. However, mostof them insists on fasting.The aim of this study is to assess the clinical and metabolic impact of Ramadan fasting in Tunisia patients with diabetes during Ramadan 2019.Materials and methods: Prospective descriptivestudy carried out during Ramadan 2019 including 86 diabetic patients followed at the Nati...

ea0070ep195 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Insulin therapy and weight gain in type 2 diabetes

Ben Naceur Khadija , Abdesselem Haifa , Mizouri Ramla , Zemni Zeineb , Zribi Sabrine , Kamilia Ounaissa , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Insulin therapy ( IT) in type 2 diabetes( T2D) is an integral Pharmacologic Approache because of the progressive nature of the disease. Insulin improves glycemic control and reduces the risk of microvascular complications. It’s however associated with weight gain as a side effect which promotes insulinoresistance and cardiovascular morbi–mortality.In this work we evaluated long–term weight gain in insulin–treated pat...

ea0070ep203 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Association of type 1 diabetes with overlap syndrome: A case report

Mizouri Ramla , Abdesselem Haifa , Ben Naceur Khadija , Ounaissa Kamilia , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Primary biliary cirrhosis and autoimmune hepatitis are two chronic liver diseases. An overlap of the characteristic signs of these two conditions, determining an ‘Overlap syndrome’ can be seen. Type 1 diabetes can be associated with this syndrome due to the autoimmune predisposition.Observation: We report the case of a young type 1 diabetic patient referred to our service for additional management of a glycemic imbalance. This i...

ea0070ep209 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Diabetic nephropathy and cardiovascular risk

Ben Naceur Khadija , Abdesselem Haifa , Mizouri Ramla , Zemni Zeineb , Boukhayatia Fatma , Kamilia Ounaissa , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Diabetes is the leading cause of end-stage renal disease in Europe (12 to 30%). In the United States, it is the cause of more than half of the cases of this disease. Renal disease is a cardiovascular morbidity and mortality preacher which is three times more common in diabetic patients with diabetic nephropathy (DN). The aim of our study was to describe the factors of cardiovascular risk associated with ND in a group of type 2 diabetes (T2D) Tunisians.<p clas...

ea0070ep248 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Clinical profile of women with gestational diabetes admitted to day hospital

Mizouri Ramla , Abdesselem Haifa , Naceur Khadija Ben , Boukhayatia Fatma , Ounaissa Kamilia , Amrouche Chiraz

Introduction: Diabetic pregnancy is a high risk pregnancy. The objective of our study was to study the clinical-biological profile of pregnant women with gestational diabetes.Methods: It was a retrospective study of 82 pregnant diabetic women admitted to the day hospital of the National Nutrition Institute in Tunis for the management of gestational diabetes. All patients received regular follow-up until delivery.Results: The averag...