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ea0081ep343 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Foot risk assessment in diabetic patients

Zemni Zeineb , Raja Daii , Lajili Olfa , Bornaz Emna , Salem Amal , Abadlia Salma , Yosra Htira , Imene Hedfi , Hadj Ali Zohra , Ben Mami Faika

Background: The management of diabetic foot starts with prevention, mainly based on the early detection of peripheral neuropathy and peripheral arterial disease, called podiatric risk assessment. This risk must be evaluated in all type 2 diabetics since the discovery. The aim of this study was the assessment of diabetic foot ulcer risk according to International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (IWGDF) and the identification of risk factors for developing foot lesions.<p...

ea0081ep464 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Predicting factors of insulin requirement in gestational diabetes mellitus

Zemni Zeineb , Raja Daii , Abdesselem Haifa , Bornaz Emna , Sdiri Chaima , Alaya Nadia , Ounaissa Kamilia , Boukhayatia Fatma , Sebaii Imen , Yahyaoui Ryme , Ben Brahim Asma , Ammrouche Chiraze

Background: The management of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is based on nutrition therapy associated to insulin therapy in second intention if glycemic targets are not achieved. The aim of this study was to assess predictive factors of insulin requirement in a group of pregnant women with GDM.Methods: We conducted a retrospective study at the Outpatient Department and functional explorations, in the National Institute of Nutrition of Tunis, between...

ea0081ep526 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Does the initial daily insuline dose vary with the amount of glycated hemoglobin

Zemni Zeineb , Ghamgui Wissal , Raja Daii , Yamoun Rihab , Salem Amal , Abadlia Salma , Hedfi Imen , Jemaii Chaima , Htira Yosra , Mami Faika Ben

Introduction: Insulin therapy remains a treatment of last resort for type 2 diabetic patients with uncontrolled diabetes with oral antidiabetic. The aim of this study was to find a correlation between the initial dose of insulin and the glycated hemoglobin (A1c) level.Methods: We conducted a cross sectional study. We included 63 patients with type 2 diabetes hospitalized for a switching to insulin in the C department of diabetology and nutrition at the N...