Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep62 | Adrenal cortex (to include Cushing's) | ECE2017

Effect of GH treatment on coagulation and fibrinolysis parameters in prepubertal children with growth hormone deficiency

Karachaliou Feneli , Kafetzi Maria , Drakopoulou Maria , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis , Leka-Emiris Sofia , Fotinou Aspasia , Michalakos Stefanos

Background: Increased fibrinogen levels have been reported in prepubertal children and adolescents with growth hormone deficiency (GHD), which were reduced after rhGH treatment. rhGH treatment has also been shown to exert a beneficial effect on the amount of aPAI-1 in children with GHD.Aim: Of the study was to evaluate whether prepubertal GH deficient (GHD) children showed any impairment in coagulation- and fibrinolysis-related parameters and the effect ...

ea0041gp95 | Diabetes (2) | ECE2016

Association between coping styles of adolescents with type 1 diabetes and metabolic control

Karachaliou Feneli , Petrou Vassilios , Drossatou Chryssa , Kaloumenou Irene , Kandyla B , Michalakos Stefanos , Karavanaki Kyriaki

Introduction: Across different chronic diseases, it has been shown that problem focused coping is associated with better adjustment. The aim of the study was to evaluate the various coping behaviors of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes (T1DM) and their association with metabolic control and duration of disease.Methods: The study population consisted of 65 children and adolescents with T1DM (male/female: 22/43) with a mean (±S.D.</...

ea0014p184 | (1) | ECE2007

Factors affecting height velocity (HV) during GnRH analog therapy in girls with central precocious puberty (CPP)

Thomas Dimitrios , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis , Karachaliou Feneli , Vourliotaki Eirini , Kaldrimides Philippos , Michalakos Stefanos

Aim: To assess factors affecting HV during triptorelin suppression treatment for CPP.Materials and methods: Forty-six girls with CPP, with mean age at diagnosis 8.4 yrs who presented with signs and symptoms of puberty before the age of 8 years and were treated with triptorelin for at least 2 years, were studied. All girls were categorized into three groups according to the difference between bone age (BA) and chronological age (ΔBA-CA): group I with...

ea0073pep3.6 | Presented ePosters 3: Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2021

Comparative study of growth hormone stimulation levels in growth hormone deficient children vs children with idiopathic short stature

Sofia Leka-Emiri , Athanasouli Fani , Tampouratzi Dimitra , Kafetzi Maria , Dikaiakou Eirini , Petrou Vasilios , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis , Michalakos Stefanos

IntroductionShort stature (SS) assessment includes the documentation of growth hormone (GH) secretion via GH stimulation tests.ObjectivesTo study retrospectively GH stimulation test results among Greek children with SS and investigate differences among GH deficient (GHD) children vs idiopathic short stature (ISS).MethodsData were collected retrospectively from 190...