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ea0051oc7.4 | Oral Communications 7 | BSPED2017

Effect of a reduced fluid replacement regimen on resolution of diabetic ketoacidosis in children:comparison of BSPED 2015 and 2009 guidelines

Hapuarachchi Danica Shanee , Ahmed Jaberuzzaman , Gevers Evelien , Moodambail Abdul , Thankamony Ajay

Background: A substantially reduced fluid replacement regimen was introduced in the New’ BSPED (2015) compared to ‘Old’ BSPED (2009) guideline for DKA management in children. However, effects of varying fluid replacement regimens are limited and we explored this by comparing outcomes of the two guidelines on the resolution of DKA.Methods: In a retrospective audit of consecutively admitted patients (age <18 years) to t...

ea0027p71 | (1) | BSPED2011

Type 2 diabetes in young adults in East London: an alarming increase

Balasanthiran Anjali , Stacey Mike J , O'Shea Teresa , Moodambail Abdul , Vijayaraghavan Shanti

Aims: Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) now affects a significant proportion of young people worldwide. ‘X-borough’ contains a strikingly young, diverse population with one of the highest rates of prevalence for adult T2DM in the UK. Our aims were to determine the prevalence and examine the characteristics of young people with T2DM in this population.Methods: Forty-four young people (<25 years) with T2DM were matched with an equal number of young peop...