Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep552 | Obesity and cardiovascular endocrinology | ECE2015

Influence of normal food intake on the lipid profile of diabetic patients

Garrido Susana , Almeida Raquel , Pereira Teresa , Ferreira Lia , Neto Helena , Vilaverde Joana , Pichel Fernando , Oliveira Jose Carlos , Palma Isabel

Introduction: The need to fast for the determination of lipid profile has been discussed in the past years, for several reasons – i) most of the day time is spent in a postprandial state; ii) the lipid concentrations seem to be only slightly affected by a normal meal; both fasting and postprandial can predict cardiovascular risk.Aim: Determine the influence of normal food intake on the lipid profile of diabetic patients.Method...

ea0035p769 | Obesity | ECE2014

Relationship of serum TSH with BMI, weight and HOMA-IR in euthyroid obese subjects

Garrido Susana , Caldas Ana Rita , Pereira Teresa , Carvalho Andre , Amaral Claudia , Freitas Claudia , Carvalho Rui , Bravo Fatima , Oliveira Jose Carlos , Cardoso Helena

Introduction: Most obese subjects have a normal thyroid function. Despite that, serum TSH seems to be slightly higher in this population, with a positive correlation with the degree of obesity.Objective: Evaluation of the relationship of serum TSH with BMI, weight, and HOMA-IR in euthyroid obese subjectsMethods: Three hundred obese subjects attending an Obesity Outpatient Clinic and submitted to bariatric surgery between January 20...