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ea0078p46 | Obesity | BSPED2021

Liraglutide with lifestyle modifications causing rapid weight loss in an adolescent with morbid obesity and life threatening sleep apnoea

Williams Georgina , Easter Shelley , Langton Hewer Simon C , Shield Julian P. H. , Giri Dinesh

Introduction: The management of childhood obesity is complex and requires intensive input from a multidisciplinary team. Pharmaceutical interventions may be required in addition to lifestyle modifications to treat morbid obesity. In a double blind randomised controlled trial, liraglutide, a glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) agonist along with dietary and lifestyle interventions showed beneficial BMI reduction in children and adolescents. We present a morbidly obese adolescent wi...

ea0095p62 | Obesity 1 | BSPED2023

Clinical characteristics and complications of excess weight (CEW) seen in multi-disciplinary tier-3 paediatric weight management services: a two centre experience

Hawton Katherine , Apperley Louise , Parkinson Jennifer , Owens Meghan , Semple Claire , Fitzgerald Amy , Easter Shelley , Clark Kate , Lund Kim , Clarke Ellie , Giri Dinesh , Senniappan Senthil , Hamilton-Shield Julian

Background: Children and young people living with severe obesity experience wide ranging complications of excess weight (CEW), however their prevalence is not well defined. We have evaluated baseline clinical characteristics and complications in two multi-disciplinary tier-3 paediatric weight management services in different regions of the UK.Methods: All new patients (n=185) aged 2–17 years seen in a 12-mo...

ea0095p66 | Obesity 1 | BSPED2023

A higher proportion of physical and mental health CEW in areas of higher socio-economic deprivation demands urgent action: Comparative data across two regions of UK

Apperley Louise , Hawton Katherine , Parkinson Jennifer , Owens Meghan , Semple Claire , Fitzgerald Amy , Easter Shelley , Clark Kate , Lund Kim , Clarke Ellie , Giri Dinesh , Hamilton-Shield Julian , Senniappan Senthil

Introduction: NCMP (National Childhood Measurement Programme) data has highlighted a higher prevalence of childhood obesity in highly deprived areas, however the prevalence of complications from excess weight (CEW) in relation to social deprivation has not been previously reported. The aim of this study is to compare the demographic data along with CEW in children and young people (CYP) with obesity being managed at two different centres in the UK, with a very...