Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0056gp62 | Bone and Osteoporosis | ECE2018

Inflammatory profile in monocytes of patients with Addison’s disease and Vitamin D effects

Kraus Anna , Penna-Martinez Marissa , Meyer Gesine , Badenhoop Klaus

Introduction: Vitamin D (VD) deficiency affects many autoimmune disorders requiring steroid therapy. In contrast to glucocorticoid immune suppressive doses for autoimmune diseases, patients with Addison’s disease (AD) require physiological replacement. There is growing evidence of a cross-talk between glucocorticoids (GC) and VD. However, VD’s interaction with the GC pathway remains poorly understood.Methods: To explore this issue, CD14+</...

ea0049ep1441 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Cooperation between an endocrine nurse, psychologist and physician and their mediating role in the care of depression in patients treated with multi kinase inhibitors due thyroid cancer

Rozanska Alina , Syska-Bielak Anna , Kraus Justyna , Ocieczek Malgorzata , Wojtyna Ewa , Krajewska Jolanta

The treatment with multi kinase inhibitors (MKI) under clinical trials due to advanced thyroid cancer (TC) may postpone moving on the patients with advanced disease to the palliative care stage. However, chronic and escalating somatic symptoms during the treatment may promote the appearance of depressive reactions. It can be expected that a cognitive image of the disease, as a collection of subjective beliefs concerning patient’s own illness and treatment, will be an impo...