Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0073ep228 | Thyroid | ECE2021

Case report of a female patient with primary hyperparathyreoidism and acute pancreatitis

Martina Jambrović , Maja Mikolaj Kirić , Andreja Marić

A 65-year-old patient was hospitalized three times over a two-year period for severe acute pancreatitis. After the first hospitalization, cholecystectomy was performed. During the second hospitalization she was treated in the ICU because of the development of necrotizing emphysematous pancreatitis with the development of sepsis. During the third hospitalization the patient presents clinically with general weakness, agitation, visual hallucinations, disorientation and damaged c...

ea0063p983 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 3 | ECE2019

GLP-1 Agonist as an effective add-on basal-bolus therapy in type 2 diabetic patients

Maric Andreja , Jambrovic Martina , Tkalec Ivana , Toplek Goran , Kiric Maja Mikolaj

Introduction: Despite basal-bolus regime many type 2 diabetic patients do not achieve good glycemic control. Obesity and a large number of insulin units per day, even in combination with metformin and/or SGLT-2 inhibitors, are challenge in treatment of those patients.Aim: To assess changes of glycemia, body weight and daily dose of insulin in a group of type 2 diabetic patients treated with basal-bolus scheme (with/without peroral agents), starting with ...

ea0049ep491 | Diabetes (to include epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2017

Depression and quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Maric Andreja , Molnar Dunja , Premosa Tea , Novak Sonja , Vidovic Jurica , Kiric Maja Mikolaj

Introduction: Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide, and is a major contributor to the overall global burden of disease. People with DM have 2.4–4.3 times greater risk of depression than people without DM as well as patients (pts) treated with insulin. Women experience depression more often than men. Symptoms of depression can make it more difficult to successfully manage diabetes and prevent diabetes-related complications.Material...

ea0022p97 | Bone/Calcium | ECE2010

Multiple osteoporotic fractures in myasthenia gravis patient receiving short-term prednisolone therapy

Maric Andreja , Belovari Mirna , Palasek Jasna Mundjar , Pevec Damira , Mikolaj Maja , Vrkljan Milan

A 74-year-old female patient was admitted to Department of Neurology due to bilateral ptosis and diplopia she suddenly felt 3 weeks prior to admission. She also complained of weakness, dizziness and swallow disability. Her medical history revealed hypertension and minor depressive disorder. Body mass index was 32 kg/m2. Electrocardiogram, chest X-ray and complete laboratory findings were normal, except elevated TSH, so levothyroxin was included in therapy. She had p...