Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0077p27 | Bone and Calcium | SFEBES2021

An Audit into the Diagnosis and management of primary hyperparathyroidism

Zafar Muhammad , Singh Rajiv , Ogunko Arthur , Manghat Padmini , Abedo Itopa

Background: Primary Hyperparathyroidism is a leading cause of hypercalcaemia and is frequently asymptomatic. Due to its long-term complications, early diagnosis and management is essential. NICE published guidelines on diagnosis and management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism in May 2019. The aim of this audit was to compare our existing practices against NICE guidance.Methods: We conducted retrospective data collection by identifying patients diagnosed wi...

ea0025p49 | Clinical biochemistry | SFEBES2011

Hyponatraemia: the view from primary care

Tran Anh , Hyer Steve , Manghat Padmini , Lapsley Marta , Rodin Andrew

Introduction: Hyponatraemia is not uncommon in primary care and its management can be complex. It is vital that initial assessment is carried out properly as mismanagement can have serious consequences.Aim: To investigate general practitionersÂ’ views and perceptions on the management of hyponatraemia encountered in primary care.Method: Local general practitioners were surveyed with a questionnaire via email and at local postgr...