Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0070ep558 | Hot topics (including COVID-19) | ECE2020

SGLT-2 inhibitors as adjunctive therapy in type 1 diabetes: Short experience from a center

Salazar Daniela , Esteves César , Carvalho Davide

Background: Sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors were recently approved as adjunctive treatment for type 1 diabetes (T1D), contributing to better glycemic control, cardiovascular and renal protection. Aim: access the efficacy and safety of these antidiabetic agents in selected T1D patients.Methods: Evaluation of medical records of T1D patients starting SGLT-2 inhibitors between August 2018 and October 2019.Results: 24...

ea0070aep290 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Magnesium supplementation and higher magnesium levels in T2DM patients are associated with better glycemic control and higher rates of total and partial remission post-bariatric surgery

Silva Maria , Mendonça Fernando , João Fonseca Maria , João Ferreira Maria , Salazar Daniela , Pedro Jorge , Guerreiro Vanessa , Sergio Neves João , Lau Eva , Belo Sandra , Varela Ana , Freitas Paula , Carvalho Davide

Introduction: Magnesium (Mg) is an essential mineral for human health. Chronic Mg2+ deficiency and low Mg2+ dietary intake have been associated with increased risk of T2DM. Despite the increased risk of T2DM associated with Mg2+ deficiency; T2DM is often accompanied by hypomagnesemia, especially in patients with poorly controlled glycemic profiles.Bariatric surgery remains the most effective long-term therapy for the management of patients wi...

ea0070aep378 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Bariatric surgery impact on cardiovascular risk factors: Is age a factor to consider?

Mendonça Fernando , Silva Maria , João Ferreira Maria , Salazar Daniela , Guerreiro Vanessa , Pedro Jorge , Sergio Neves Joao , Viana Sara , Belo Sandra , Varela Ana , Freitas Paula , Carvalho Davide

Introduction: Despite the abundance of data addressing the influence of patient’s age on surgery-related complications, its impact on several cardiovascular risk factors following bariatric surgery has been overlooked.Methods: Retrospective unicentric study of 1728 obese patients who underwent bariatric surgery between January/2010 and June/2015. Patients were divided in three groups, according to their age at surgery: <40 (n = 751...