Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0070aep157 | Bone and Calcium | ECE2020

Burden of illness in patients with chronic hypoparathyroidism not adequately controlled with conventional therapy: A survey of physicians in belgium and the Netherlands

Hamdy Neveen AT , Decallonne Brigitte , Evenepoel Pieter , Gruson Damien , Marelli Claudio , van Vlokhoven-Verhaegh Liza

Patients with hypoparathyroidism are at risk of short-term and long-term complications and comorbidities, such as renal, cardiovascular, metabolic or cognitive manifestations. The purpose of this study was to determine the burden of illness (BOI) in patients with not adequately controlled chronic hypoparathyroidism receiving conventional therapy (oral calcium supplements and active vitamin D) in Belgium and the Netherlands. Data werecollected from a cross-sectional, 2-part onl...

ea0071016 | Early effects of androgen deprivation on bone and mineral homeostasis in adult men: a prospective cohort study | BES2020

Early effects of androgen deprivation on bone and mineral homeostasis in adult men: A prospective cohort study

Rougin Khalil , Leen Antonio , R. Laurent Michael , Karel David , Ri Kim Na , Pieter Evenepoel , Anton Eisenhauer , Alexander Heuser , Etienne Cavalier , Sundeep Khosla , Frank Claessens , Dirk Vanderschueren , Brigitte Decallonne

Objective: Long-term androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) negatively influences bone. The short-term effects on bone and mineral homeostasis are less known. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the early effects of ADT on calcium/phosphate homeostasis and bone turnover.Design: Prospective cohort study.Methods: Eugonadal adult male sex offenders, who were referred for ADT to the endocrine outpatient clinic, received cyproterone acetate....