Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0077p2 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular | SFEBES2021

A QIP to improve quality of care in adrenal insufficiency and steroid dependent patients

Iftikhar Muhamamd , Tabasum Maria , Atanda Atinuke , Tesfaie Rina , Serfraz Rabeeya , Ogunko Arthur , Abedo Itopa Fidelis

Aim: A QIP to improve early recognition and treatment of adrenal crisis (AC) in adults. Issuance of new NHS emergency steroid cards (SEC) in accordance with National Patient Safety Alert (NPSA) August 2020.Background: National Reporting and Learning System found that two deaths and six incidents (severe harm) were associated with shortfalls in managing adrenal insufficiency (AI) over 4 Years. A resulting NPSA advised the care organisations to identify th...

ea0094p40 | Bone and Calcium | SFEBES2023

Importance of Evidence-based management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Ahmed Nabeel , Hatton Rebecca , Harris Laura , Tabasum Maria , Clarke-Burns Rossana , Brotherton Sophie , Srinivasshankar Upendram

Background: Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is the leading cause of hypercalcaemia. Early diagnosis and management is important to prevent long term complications. National institute of clinical excellence (NICE) published guidelines on diagnosis and management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism and we sought to compare our practice with the NICE guideline (NG 132).Methods: This was a retrospective observational study of ...

ea0094p244 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2023

Co-occurrence of neurofibromatosis type 1 and pituitary rathke cleft cyst

Tabasum Maria , Ahmed Nabeel , Harris Laura , Clarke-Burns Rosanna , Brotherton Sophie , Srinivas-Shankar Upendram

Introduction: The most common sellar and suprasellar lesions are pituitary adenomas, craniopharyngiomas and benign cysts. Rathke’s cleft cyst (RCC) is a benign developmental sellar or suprasellar cystic lesion, which is rarely symptomatic.Case HistoryWe present the case history of 21-year-old woman with a suprasellar RCC, causing early optic chiasmal compression and associated with hyperprolactinemia. Past medical history included neurofibromatosis type 1...

ea00100we5.1 | Workshop E: Disorders of the gonads | SFEEU2024

What is optimal sex steroid replacement and treatment of osteoporosis in turner syndrome?

Taylor Sophie , Parsons Laura , Tabasum Maria , Gleeson Julia , Harris Laura , Srinivas-Shankar Upendram

Background: Turner syndrome (TS) affects around 1:2000 women and is the most common genetic cause of primary ovarian failure (POF). These patients require timely sex steroid replacement and are at increased risk of osteoporosis.Clinical case: A 34-year-old female diagnosed with TS aged 10 years, attended the endocrine clinic after her care was transferred from Ukraine. She received growth hormone treatment for 4 years from the age of 12 and was commenced...

ea0086p101 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2022

A rare case of silent Gonadotroph Adenoma presenting with secondary infertility, oligomenorrhea in a female patient with a history of polycystic ovarian syndrome

Tabasum Maria , Tariq Sadia , Afridi Saima , Adnan Shafqat Syed , Serfraz Rabeeya , Malik Shiraz , Ogunko Arthur , Fidelis Abedo Itopa

Background: Gonadotroph adenomas are usually clinically non-functioning and hypersecretion of FSH or LH is unusual, and no distinct hormone-dependent clinical phenotype is present. Positive immunostaining for nuclear transcription factor SF1 is usually sufficient to diagnose gonadotroph adenoma.Case History: A 37-year-old lady with Asian background presented with tiredness, headaches, weight gain, poor sleep, secondary amenorrhea and infertility for 2 ye...

ea0090p57 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

A Quality Improvement initiative to assess differences of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) management across hospitals in the United Kingdom

Dalzell Joseph , Skaria Maria , Kauser-Malik Saima , Raghavan Rajeev , Soghal Shamanth , Tabasum Maria , Ahmed Nabeel , Nizza Jael , Acharya Jayashekara , Saraf Sanjay , Dekode Team

Background: Joint British Diabetes Societies (JBDS) have developed guidelines for the treatment and management of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in adults in the United Kingdom (UK). Multiple single center audits are known to assess compliance to guidelines. However, unified data on DKA management across multiple centers is unknown.Aims: To study the precipitating factors and assess for differences in DKA management across UK hospitals.<p class="abstext...