Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p476 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Impact on weight and glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity treated with liraglutide

Hernando Virginia , Morales Cristobal , Garcia Clara , Fernandez Ignacio , Serrano Isabel , Sendon Angel

Background and objectives: Evaluate the impact of therapy with GLP-1 analogues (liraglutide) on glycemic control and weight in patients with type 2 diabetes and poor metabolic control.Material and methods: We conducted a retrospective observational study analyzing 67 patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and BMI >30 kg/m2, over 6 months of treatment. We evaluated HbA1c and weight at 3 and 6 months, performing statistical analysis with SPS...

ea0022p294 | Diabetes | ECE2010

In-patients insulin therapy protocol: establishment and valuation

Garcia Clara , Morales Cristobal , Garcia-Quiros Juan , Tome Monica , Fernandez Ignacio , Serrano Isabel , Sendon Angel

Introduction: An insulin therapy protocol (ITP) was created during 2007 in our hospital by endocrinologists, internal physicians and nurses. The aim was to establish the basal-bolus therapy as the treatment for the non-critical diabetic in-patients in order to ease the management and lead a better glycemic control of these patients. A poster was presented to all the hospital departments in several meetings during 2008. This poster showed the way to calculate the initial insuli...

ea0022p295 | Diabetes | ECE2010

Insulin treatment intensification to basal-bolus in diabetic patients

Garcia-Quiros Juan , Tome Monica , Fernandez Ignacio , Garcia Clara , Morales Cristobal , Serrano Isabel , Sendon Angel

Objectives: To valuate the insulin treatment intensification efficacy (from three premixed insulin doses to basal-bolus therapy) in type 1 and 2 diabetic patients wrongly controlled.Material and methods: The 61 patients were included. 29 (47.5%) type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) and 32 (52.5%) type 2 DM, attended in the Day Diabetes Hospital (DDH) during 2008. 50.8% were females and 49.2% were males. Mean age was 34.2±14.4 in type1 DM and 63.6±8.6 ...

ea0020p435 | Diabetes and Cardiovascular | ECE2009

Welfare activity in day diabetes hospital in our area: our experience in 2007

Serrano Isabel , Morales Cristobal , Garcia-Quiros Juan M , Fernandez Guillermo , Tome Monica , Fernandez Ignacio , Sendon Angel

Objectives: The daily diabetes hospital (DDH) is a functional device that offers to diabetics a close and customized attention by specialized staff. The objective is to evaluate the welfare activity, the diagnose and educative program of the DDH in 2007.Methodology: The following parameters have been analyzed: attended users, origin, main reason for consultation, previous Hba1c and to the 3 months, number revisions, income avoided, derivation place, tele...

ea0016p205 | Diabetes and cardiovascular diseases | ECE2008

Glycemic variability analyze with different glucometers

de Pinillos Guillermo Martinez , Maraver Silvia , Serrano Isabel , Morales Cristobal , Cuesta Carmen , Sendon Angel

Introduction: Currently self-glycemic control by the patient is essential to achieve a right metabolic control of diabetes. Nowadays, there are different systems that have proved useful for this aim.Objectives: Valuing any possible differences between systems and the relation with glycemia identified in our laboratory.Material and methods: We took blood samples by vein-puncture to 41 patients, and simultaneously we measured capilla...

ea0032p319 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid / Others | ECE2013

Everolimus. a new therapeutic target in the metastatic neuroendocrine carcinoma

Rodriguez Jose Perez , Hernandez Tomas Martin , Hernandez Cristina , Baz David Vicente , Manzano Virginia Martin , Baldrich Alfonso Gentil , Perez Angel Sendon

Introduction: Everolimus is a drug selective inhibitor of mTOR and approved by the FDA in 2011 for treatment of neuroendocrine tumors of pancreatic origin unresectable. Our objective was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of everolimus in a patient with malignant pancreatic head insulinoma.Case: This is a 31 year old man who complains of epigastric pain, dizziness, sweating and syncope related to exercise. During admission is objectively severe hypoglyc...

ea0032p479 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Insulinator: a computer program to help in the insulin therapy

Rodriguez Jose Perez , Portillo Cristobal Morales , Jimenez Virginia Hernando , Cobos Manuel Malagon , Olmedo Isabel Serrano , Perez Angel Sendon

Introduction and objectives: In clinical practice many professionals are involved in the diabetes treatment. To facilitate this work, we present a computer program, based in recommended guidelines, to improve the management of insulin therapy, called insulinator. We evaluated the correlation between these and clinical practice.Materials and methods: Insulinator has been made so that using a number of variables (weight, HbA1c and glycemic control) offer a...

ea0022p296 | Diabetes | ECE2010

Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors at the time of diagnosing type 2 diabetes mellitus: follow up in the endocrinologist's consultation

Tome Monica , Morales Cristobal , de Quiros Juan Manuel Garcia , Fernandez Ignacio , Garcia Clara Socorro , Serrano Isabel , Sendon Angel

Objectives: Our aim is to assess the cardiovascular risk factors that are already present at the time of diagnosing new-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM).Materials and methods: This was an observational study. From each patient the following data were retrospective collected between January 2008 and September 2009: age, sex, DM in the family, smoking, HbA1c, hypertension (HTA) and dyslipidemia, microangiopathy and macroangiopathy, lipids and medical tr...

ea0020p412 | Diabetes and Cardiovascular | ECE2009

Clinical characteristics and mother-fetal results in patients with gestational diabetes

Morales Cristobal , Martinez de Pinillos Guillermo , Garcia-Quiros Juan M , Tome Monica , Fernandez Ignacio , Serrano Isabel , Sendon Angel

Objective: To evaluate the main clinical characteristics and the obstetrical results of perinatal morbi-mortality of women with gestacional diabetes in our Service.Material and method: We made a descriptive study of 83 gestational diabetes patients which became a pursuit coordinated between the services of Endocrinology and Gynecology. The following main aspects were analyzed: age, toxic habits, BMI pre-gestational, first pregnancy or not, previous antec...

ea0020p434 | Diabetes and Cardiovascular | ECE2009

Insulin treatment intensification in daily diabetes hospital

Garcia-Quiros Juan M , Morales Cristobal , Serrano Isabel , Martinez de Pinillos Guillermo , Tome Monica , Fernandez Ignacio , Sendon Angel

Objectives: To verify the results of the insulin treatment intensification in the control of Diabetes Mellitus type 1 and 2 (DM1 and DM2).Methodology: Of 100 diabetic patients (30% DM1 and 70%DM2) derived to Day Diabetes Hospital (DDH) by glycemic decompensation during year 2007 were studied, 45% women and 55% men (we excluded the debut). The average age of the patients was of 35.1 years in DM1 and 64.4 years in DM2. The Hba1c in the first visit and to t...