Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037gp.26.01 | Thyroid – hypothyroidism | ECE2015

Quality of life in primary hypothyroidism after long-term levothyroxine replacement

Djurovic Marina , Pereira Alberto , Vasovic Olga , Jemuovic Zvezdana , Pavlovic Dragan , Petakov Milan , Salak Biljana , Damjanovic Svetozar

Introduction: There is an increasing awareness for intrinsic imperfections of endocrine replacement therapy affecting general well-being in the long-term. For thyroid hormone, many factors affect the variable responses to hormone replacement, like common genetic variations in deiodinase and thyroid hormone transport proteins, and the inability to provide adequate individual combined T4 and T3 therapy. Despite levothyroxine (L-T4)...

ea0056p498 | Diabetes therapy | ECE2018

Cognitive status, anxiety and depression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus on selective DPP4 inhibitor therapy

Djurovic Marina Nikolic , Jemuovic Zvezdana , Vasovic Olga , Pekic Sandra , Miljic Dragana , Stojanovic Marko , Djokic Biljana Salak , Krljanac Gordana , Petakov Milan

Introduction: Cognitive functions and mood (anxiety and depression) are often impaired in diabetes mellitus (DM). Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor (DPP-4) has been shown to exert beneficial effects on insulin sensitivity and glycoregulation in T2DM patients. Introducing DPP-4 therapy leads to maintaining control of glucose levels which could ameliorate or slow down further cognitive and mood disorders impairment.Aim: To evaluate influence of selective DP...