Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0058p078 | Diabetes | BSPED2018

Our experience in the use and effect of insulin dugludec in children with diabetes in a secondary care setting

Sandhu Kirn , Ray Nilanjana

Introduction: Insulin Dugludec is an ultra- long acting basal insulin. The management of diabetes in children is challenging due to the need of regularly injecting insulin, risk of hypoglycaemia, variation in the activity of different insulins available. Dugludec has a long half-life (25 hrs), lower variability and lasts 42 hours. Currently there are no guidelines or NICE recommendations advising the use of insulin dugludec in children with diabetes. Studies are few but have s...

ea0025p42 | Clinical biochemistry | SFEBES2011

A review of the Endocrine Transition Service over the last 10 years

Ray Nilanjana , Davison Tania , Ryan Fiona , Wass John , Karavitaki Niki

Poor transitional care leads to increased loss to follow up, non-adherence to treatment, high morbidity and mortality. The paediatric and adult endocrinology teams in our Trust have been running a joint transition service since 10/2000. A review of this service was undertaken, in order to examine its effectiveness and to aid its improvement.The details of all 81 patients, who had been through transitional care between 10/00-09/09 were acquired. Their rec...