Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0056gp92 | Diabetes Epidemiology | ECE2018

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus is associated with increased risk of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A population-based cohort study

Lavrentaki Aikaterini , Subramanian Anuradhaa , Thomas G Neil , Valsamakis George , Toulis Konstantinos , Daly Barbara , Mastorakos George , Tahrani Abd , Nirantharakumar Krishnarajah

Background: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with adverse perinatal outcomes, and increased risk of post-natal type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. However, whether GDM increases the risk of developing incident Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is unclear and has not been well examined in previous studies. This is important considering the significant health burden of NAFLD and the opportunity to interfere in high risk population in order to red...

ea0021p183 | Diabetes and metabolism | SFEBES2009

Short sleep duration is independently associated with obesity in with Type 2 diabetes

Tahrani Abd , Begum Safia , Mughal Shanaz , Dubb Kiran , Banerjee Dev , Thomas G Neil , Ali Asad , Jose Biju , Piya Milan , Stevens Martin , Barnett Anthony , Taheri Shahrad

Background: From population studies, short and long sleep duration are associated with obesity. This association has not been studied in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D).Methods: Design: Cross-sectional study of adult T2D patients recruited randomly from outpatient department of a large UK tertiary centre. Patients with known sleep-related disorders were excluded. Data were collected during one-to-one interviews. Sleep duration assessment: 7-day sleep...