Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0078OC8.1 | Oral Communications 8 | BSPED2021

Cystic fibrosis related diabetes (CFRD): could Cystic Fibrosis Transport Receptor (CFTR) modulators be the answer?

Park Julie , Walsh Anna , Kerr Sue , Woodland Clare , Southward Suzanne , Deakin Mark , Thursfield Rebecca , Senniappan Senthil

Background: Cystic Fibrosis related diabetes affects 40-50% of adults with cystic fibrosis (CF). This can significantly affect pulmonary function and life expectancy. Kaftrio (Ivakaftor, tezacaftor and elexacaftor) has recently been licensed for use in CF. Previous data highlight that glucose regulation may be altered on commencing this treatment.Methods: Eight children and young people (CYP), aged 14 (12-15) years, who were diagnosed with CFRD aged 12.8...

ea0045p23 | Diabetes | BSPED2016

Unusual presentation of a rare netabolic disorder in an adolescent with T1D with recurrent DKA and steatohepatitis

Gangadharan Arundoss , Paul Princy , Venkatesh Krishnappa , Morris Andrew , Kerr Sue , Ghatak Atrayee , Senniappan Senthil

Introduction: Early onset diabetes mellitus and poor glycaemic control can predispose to various long-term complications. NICE recommends regular assessment starting at 12 years of age to diagnose micro/macro vascular complications and neuropathy for appropriate management. Rare undiagnosed metabolic disorders could pose diagnostic and management challenges. We report an unusual presentation of a rare metabolic disorder in an adolescent with type-1 diabetes mellitus (T1D)....

ea0045oc7.4 | Oral Communications 7- Diabetes | BSPED2016

Accuracy and patient experience of the novel flash glucose monitoring system in children and young people with type 1 diabetes mellitus

Turner Lucy , Alsaffar Hussain , Simmons Anna , Bradley Anna , Millar Kathryn , Bradshaw Noala , O'Sullivan Emma , Thornborough Keith , Mimnagh Jonathan , Kerr Sue , Mehta Fulya , Paul Princy , Ghatak Atrayee , Senniappan Senthil

Background: FreeStyle Libre flash glucose monitoring system (FSL) has recently gained popularity as it can potentially reduce the number of finger prick capillary blood glucose tests (CBG). Initial short-term studies in adults have demonstrated accuracy although there is no paediatric data available to date. We aimed to assess the accuracy of FSL in children and young people and evaluated the user experience in routine clinical practice.Methods: About 31...