Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0085oc7.1 | Oral Communications 7 | BSPED2022

Comparison of outcomes of the hybrid closed loop therapy with the conventional insulin pump in the first year after pump initiation

Gopalakrishna Nagapratheek , Soni Astha

Introduction: Hybrid closed loop (HCL) therapy has been shown to improve the glycaemic control in children and adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes. There is however limited data comparing the HCL therapy with conventional insulin pump therapy. We aimed to retrospectively compare the outcomes of hybrid closed loop (Tandem T slim) and conventional insulin pumps.Methodology: Electronic patient records for all the patients using insulin pump therapy at Sheffiel...

ea0058p012 | Bone | BSPED2018

An unusual case of an infant presenting with Tetany and seizures secondary to phosphate supplementation

Gopalakrishna Nagapratheek , Kumar Kiran

Introduction: Hypocalcemia is a well known adverse reaction of phosphate supplements but rarely reported. We report a case of Infant presenting with hypocalcemic seizures after initiation of phosphate supplements.Clinical case: A baby Girl was born at 34+4 weeks gestation. She was admitted in NNU for preterm care. The admission was complicated by severe Gastroesophageal reflux disease(confirmed by PH impedance study), anemia and sepsis. She was discharge...

ea0085p49 | Adrenal 2 | BSPED2022

Effect of high-dose maternal steroids on neonatal adrenal function

Ahmed Aneeq , Gopalakrishna Nagapratheek , Hattangadi Ibani , De Silva Shamani , Ferguson Elspeth , Elder Charlotte

Background: Limited data support concerns that corticosteroid use in pregnancy, for maternal health reasons, can suppress the neonatal Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal (HPA) axis. We sought to determine if neonates born to mothers on high-dose steroids are at risk of adrenal suppression.Methodology: Our tertiary neonatal unit guidance advises that babies born to mothers receiving ≥7.5 mg/day prednisolone for 28 consecutive days in the 3rd trimester u...