Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep63 | Adrenal cortex | ECE2015

Salivary cortisol values among nurses at Pathology and Emergency Department

Dyrmishi Blertina , Olldashi Taulant , Kolici Emirvina , Ylli Zamira , Ylli Agron

Aim: To see the difference between salivary cortisol values and correlation with the work stress.Methods: The salivary and serum cortisol values were analysed in two groups of nurses, six nurses in the Emergency Department and six nurses in the Pathology Department at our hospital, three females and three males for each group. The samples were taken before beginning the work and after finishing the work. The cases respected all the rules for salivary tes...

ea0049ep2 | Adrenal cortex (to include Cushing's) | ECE2017

The correlation of salivary cortisol values with serum cortisol values

Dyrmishi Blertina , Olldashi Taulant , Lumi Ema , Puca Entela , Kolici Emirvina , Ylli Dorina , Fureraj Thanas

Aim: The aim of the study was to evaluate the correlation between salivary and serum cortisol values to the healthy people and patients with Cushing’s syndrome.Methods: 33 cases: 21 healthy people aged 22 to 53 years old; 12 patients with Cushing’s syndrome values were included to our study. All the participiants of control group were healthy without known disease. Two samples of salivary and serum cortisol was taken to all the participiants of...

ea0041ep458 | Diabetes (to include epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2016

Identification of LADA in normal weight diabetic Albanian population

Husi Gerond , Golemi Ersida , Ylli Dorina , Kelmendi Matilda , Furreraj Thanas , Hoxha Violeta , Petrela Elizana , Ylli Zamira , Kolici Emirvina

Background: Latent autoimmune diabetes of adults (LADA) constitutes 5–10% of the population with diabetes. Early diagnosis of LADA prevents misdiagnostification of type 2 diabetes and helps in the optimal treatment of patients, while maintaining a residual B cell function and delaying the time of their destruction.Aim: The aim of the study identifying groups with higher risk of LADA in an Albanian population.Material and metho...