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ea0020p492 | Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2009

The influence of weight lose on immune system

Yazici Mahmut , Engin Gok Deniz , Pekel Aysel , Tapan Serkan , Sonmez Yusuf Alper , Musabak Ugur , Bolu Sinasi Erol , Kutlu Mustafa

Aim: The prevalence of overweight and obesity is increasing and becoming a global health problem. Obesity is the cause of increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality and psychosocial problems. There are several reports which mentioning the unfavourable effects of aggressive weight loss regimes on the immune system. This study was designed to search for the effect of a straightforward, controlled and permanent weight loss program on the immune system.<p class="abstext"...

ea0056p566 | Obesity | ECE2018

Does follicle stimulating hormone effect adiposity in patients with hypergonadotrophic hypogonadism: a retrospective study

Demirci Ibrahim , Haymana Cem , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz , Sonmez Yusuf Alper , Meric Coskun , Aydogdu Aydogan , Demir Orhan , Azal Omer

Introduction: Recent studies showed that post-menopausal osteoporosis and weight gain starts at the perimenopause stage, a period characterized by relatively stable estrogen and rising FSH levels. FSH is found to be associated with adiposity in women, which is also a great risk factor for type 2 DM. There is also a sharp increase in visceral adiposity during this life stage, which coincides with the emergence of disrupted energy balance and reduced physical activity. There is ...

ea0056gp89 | Diabetes Epidemiology | ECE2018

Depression screening in adults with diabetes

Demirci Ibrahim , Haymana Cem , Sonmez Yusuf Alper , Bolu Abdullah , Kirnap Nazli Gulsoy , Demir Orhan , Dinc Mustafa , Meric Coskun , Aydogdu Aydogan , Azal Omer

Introduction: Elevated depressive symptoms and depressive disorders affect one in four patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes (1). Thus, routine screening for depressive symptoms is indicated in this high-risk population. Current guidelines all recommend screening for depression in diabetic population(2). The Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9) is a valid screening tool for depression in individuals with diabetes (3). There is no specific data about the prevalence of depre...

ea0056p965 | Male Reproduction | ECE2018

Triglyceride-Glucose index levels in patients with congenital hypogonadism

Demirci Ibrahim , Haymana Cem , Demir Orhan , Kirnap Nazli Gulsoy , Meric Coskun , Sonmez Yusuf Alper , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz , Aydogdu Aydogan , Azal Omer

Introduction: It is well known that patients with hypogonadism are at increased risk for insulin resistance and cardiovascular diseases. In many studies homeostatic model assessment-insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) formulation is used for the evaluation of insulin resistance. Recently, a simple and inexpensive approach to evaluate for insulin resistance has been developed, the Triglyceride – Glucose (TyG) index. This particular index is based on measuring the levels of fastin...