Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0036oc7.3 | Oral Communications 7 | BSPED2014

Do diabetes teams give consistent advice on self-management and does it relate to glycaemic control? Yorkshire and Humber Paediatric Diabetes network survey

Niranjan Usha , West James , Price Katherine

Objectives: Glycaemic targets set by diabetes teams appear to have an impact on glycaemic control. Our objective was to identify if there is consensus between and within teams in our network on glycaemic targets and whether this correlates with HbA1c outcomes.Methods: An online survey was sent to all network members requesting an independent response on the diabetes self-management advice given to families. Three patient groups were considered: children ...

ea0085oc9.7 | Oral Communications 9 | BSPED2022

Liraglutide for the treatment of severe obesity in children: early experiences from a tier 3 paediatric weight management service

Hawton Katherine , Price-Drewett Olivia , Wenn Melanie , Fitzgerald Amy , Hamilton-Shield Julian , Giri Dinesh

Background: Liraglutide is a glucagon-like peptide analogue recently approved for use in children and young people for treating obesity. It is recommended for use within multidisciplinary weight management services, alongside dietetic and lifestyle interventions, in children over 12 years with severe obesity.Aim: To describe our experiences of using liraglutide in a tier 3 paediatric obesity service in a patient cohort who had previously failed to succes...

ea0039oc7.4 | Oral Communications 7 | BSPED2015

The cost-effectiveness of the KIds in control of food structured education programme for adolescents with type 1 diabetes

Basirir Hasan , Brennan Alan , Jacques Richard , Pollard Daniel , Stevens Katherine , Freeman Jennifer , Wales Jeremy , Price Katherine

Objectives: Kids in control of food (KICK-OFF) is a 5-day structured education programme for 11–16 year olds with type 1 diabetes who use multiple daily insulin injections. This study evaluates whether KICk-OFF would be considered a cost effective use of NHS resources by decision makers in the UK.Methods: A cost effectiveness analysis comparing KICk-OFF to usual care was conducted. Data from the KICk-OFF trial were extrapolated to simulate lifetime ...