Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0070aep610 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020

Importance of sexual function assessment in multidimensional evaluation of AGHD patients: Baseline results from the management of adult growth hormone deficiency (MAGHD) study

Laura Monzani Maria , Pederzoli Simone , Volpi Laura , Magnani Elisa , Diazzi Chiara , Rochira Vincenzo

Background: Patients with adult growth hormone deficiency (AGHD) have impaired health-related quality of life (QoL). While the effects of reduced muscle mass and vitality-loss on QoL have been well characterized in AGHD, the impact of AGHD on sexual function, a recognized factor influencing well-being, has never been deepened.Aim: To investigate the prevalence of sexual dysfunction in AGHD patients referring to a single endocrinological center and groupe...

ea0081rc11.2 | Rapid Communications 11: Thyroid 2 | ECE2022

Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) during the COVID-19 pandemic: preliminary data from the “ESE Covid Grant 2021” project

Loiacono Simona , Zanni Eleonora , Sueri Roberta , De Vincentis Sara , Laura Monzani Maria , Di Marco Francesco , Muller Ilaria , Simoni Manuela , Santi Daniele , Brigante Giulia

Introduction: A possible association between the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV)-2 pandemic, in terms of infection and/or vaccination, and subacute thyroiditis (SAT) has been recently reported. Although a higher SAT incidence in pandemic has been described, data are still conflicting.Aim: To determine SAT incidence in Italy during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic and to characterize clinical peculiarities and response to medical treatment...

ea0090p687 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

Smartphone App on Follow-up of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency (AGHD) Patients: Results From the Management of AGHD (MAGHD) Study

Bellelli Alessio , Golinelli Caterina , Laura Monzani Maria , Pederzoli Simone , Magnani Elisa , Beltrami Elisa , Pacchioni Marco , Orsini Mirko , Diazzi Chiara , De Vincentis Sara , Rochira Vincenzo

Background: AGHD significantly impacts on metabolism, body composition and quality of life (QoL), including sexuality.AIM: To investigate the impact of a smartphone App on AGHD monitoring, especially QoL and comorbidities as well as on both body composition and biochemical parameters.Methodology: 83 AGHD patients were enrolled in this prospective, open-label, monocentric study (MAGHD Study) of 24-month duration. Patients were evalu...

ea0063p1205 | Thyroid 3 | ECE2019

Quality of life in patients thyroidectomized for differentiated thyroid cancer

Laura Monzani Maria , De Vincentis Sara , Della Casa Venturelli Francesca , Piccinini Francesca , Tagliavini Simonetta , Peeters Robin P. , Simoni Manuela , Brigante Giulia

Background: The evaluation of health-related Quality of Life (QoL) is becoming a key component in clinical assessment of thyreopathic patients, especially those thyroidectomized for differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) and treated with levothyroxine (LT4).Aim: To evaluate QoL in different thyroid states in patients treated with total thyroidectomy for DTC and correlate it with thyroid function tests.Methods: Two hundred subjects (13...