Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep1351 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Outcome of radioiodine therapy in patients with hyperthyroidism

Machado Catarina , Tavares Patricia , Monteiro Sara , Rocha Gustavo , Silva Fernando , Oliveira Jose Manuel , Oliveira Maria Joao

Introduction: Radioiodine treatment (RAIT) is an effective definitive treatment for GravesÂ’ Disease (GD) and Toxic Nodular Goiter (TNG). The aim of this study was to analyze demographic and clinical factors affecting the outcome of RAIT in patients with hyperthyroidism.Methods: Retrospective review of patients treated with RAIT for hyperthyroidism. A fixed dose of 10 mCi was administered to patients with GD and 15 mCi to patients with TNG. Treatment...

ea0032p733 | Obesity | ECE2013

Gastric banding vs gastric bypass: evolution of anthropometric parameters and related comorbidities during the 2 years after surgery

Caldas Ana Rita , Silva Ana Maia , Amaral Claudia , Freitas Claudia , Carvalho Andre Couto , Silva Isabel , Pichel Fernando , Silva Carla , Marcos Mario , Santos Jorge , Nogueira Carlos , Cardoso Maria Helena

Introduction: Bariatric surgery has proved to be effective in the management of morbid obesity. Our purpose was to compare the results obtained with adjustable gastric banding (GB) and Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RYGB) during 2 years of follow-up after surgery, with regard to anthropometric parameters and related comorbidities.Methods: We evaluated prospectively patients who underwent GB and RYGB between 2004 and 2010 and compared the evolution of anthropo...

ea0035p764 | Obesity | ECE2014

Improvement of type 2 diabetes after gastric banding and gastric bypass: medium-term outcomes

Caldas Ana Rita , Pereira Teresa , Garrido Susana , Freitas Claudia , Amaral Claudia , Carvalho Andre , Silva Isabel , Pichel Fernando , Silva Carla , Silva Antonio Sergio , Nogueira Carlos , Santos Jorge , Marcos Mario , Cardoso Maria Helena

Introduction: Bariatric surgery is associated with improvement and often resolution of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Our aim was to compare the effects of gastric banding (GB) and gastric bypass (GBP) in glucose homeostasis in obese patients with T2DM.Methods: From 1995 to 2011, 83 diabetic patients underwent bariatric surgery at our hospital: 37 underwent GB (73% females, mean age 48.3±9.2) and 46 underwent GBP (82.6% females, mean age ...

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...