Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0073aep277 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Frequency of obesity among individuals with spondylarthritis

Khaoula Ben Ali , Slouma Maroua , Zouaoui Chadia , Gharsallah Imen

BackgroundSpondylarthritis may be associated with substantial burden of comorbidities, which can increase the cardiovascular risk. Obesity if associated with spondylarthritis not only can rise the risk of a possible heart disease but it may also deteriorate their functional prognosis.ObjectivesThe main target of this study was to evaluate the frequency of obesity in spondylarthritis patients.<p class="abs...

ea0081ep535 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents

Safi Eya , Olfa Berriche , Khaoula Ben Ali , Rachdi Rim , Lajili Olfa , Ouderni Imen , Amor Nadia Ben , Mahjoub Faten , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: The metabolic syndrome is a major public health problem. Its prevalence is constantly increasing, especially in children and adolescents. Our objective was to determine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in a population of obese children and adolescents.Method: This is a descriptive cross-sectional study including 47 children and adolescents recruited at the obesity unit of the National Institute of Nutrition in Tunis. Each patient underw...

ea0081ep496 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Metabolic complications of obese Tunisian adults

Zemni Zeineb , Lajili Olfa , Ben Amor Nadia , Bornaz Emna , Khaoula Ben Ali , Safi Eya , Mizouri Ramla , Ben Othmen Ryme , Mahjoub Faten , Berriche Olfa , Jamoussi Henda

Introduction: Obesity is a major health problem through its numerous complications especially metabolic complications associated with cardiovascular risk. The aim of our work was to describe the clinico-metabolic profile of obese Tunisian adults.Methods: This was a descriptive cross-sectional study involved 174 obese patients who consulted between July and December 2020 at the Obesity Unit of the National Institute of Nutrition in Tunis. ResultsThe avera...

ea0081ep562 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Cardio-metabolic profile of morbid obesity compared to moderate and severe obesity

Zemni Zeineb , Bornaz Emna , Alaya Nadia , Lajili Olfa , Yamoun Rihab , Safi Eya , Khaoula Ben Ali , Amor Nadia Ben , Mizouri Ramla , Othman Ryme Ben , Berriche olfa , Mahjoub Faten , Jamoussi Henda

Introduction: Obesity is the disease of modern society whose prevalence continues to increase.The aim of this study was to compare the cardio-metabolic profile of morbid obesity with that of moderate to severe obesity.Methods: It was a retrospective study conducted at the obesity unit of the national institute of nutrition in Tunis including 174 obese patients We divided the population into two groups. Group 1 (G1) with morbid obes...