Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0099p421 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2024

A case of reversible Brugada syndrome with severe hypothyroidism

Seshadri Shyam , Nata Raja , Hadaddin Firas , Thomas Manoj , Swords Frankie

A 23-year-old gentleman with a 9-month history of extreme tiredness, muscle aches and pains, weight gain, cold intolerance and constipation presented to hospital with severe lethargy and dizziness and vacant episodes of increasing frequency. Initial examination revealed him to have a pulse rate of around 66 beats per minute. He was haemodynamically stable. A resting ECG showed an elevated ST segment of more than 2 mm with descent to an upward convexity to an inverted T wave es...

ea0086p367 | Thyroid | SFEBES2022

L-T3 Prescribing & Deprescribing - Single Centre Experience

Day Katie , Swe Myint Khin , Neupane Sankalpa , Swords Frankie , Ahluwalia Rupa

Introduction: 90-95% of patients with primary hypothyroidism respond well to levothyroxine (L-T4) therapy. A minority remain symptomatic despite optimised L-T4 therapy. There is limited evidence supporting the role of liothyronine (L-T3) in this subgroup of patients. By looking at 3- and 6-month trials, we aim to review our practice of L-T4/l-T3 therapy.Method: We reviewed medical and pharmacy records of all patients receiving L-T4/l-T3 therapy from Janu...

ea0028p61 | Clinical practice/governance and case reports | SFEBES2012

Referral pattern & biochemical work-up of adrenal lesions and the role of endocrinologists in managing patients undergoing surgical adrenalectomy: A single centre audit of 10 years of laparoscopic adrenalectomies

Aghili Azin , Chitale Sudhanshu , Armitage Jim , Swords Frankie , Burgess Neil , Dhatariya Ketan

Introduction: Laparoscopic adrenalectomy is the gold standard treatment for adrenal lesions. High volume centres with input from endocrinologists and urologists with a special interest in adrenal lesions may have best outcomes. Aims: To audit our practice and set standards with reference to preoperative workup and postoperative follow-up. This is a single centre, single surgeon experience of surgical adrenalectomy.Material & Method: Over a 10 year pe...