Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p1020 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2013

Insulin resistance in patients with hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism without hepatosteatosis

Keskek Sakir Ozgur , Kirim Sinan , Tasdemir Mehmet , Tuzun Dilek , Ortoglu Gulay , Saler Tayyibe

Introduction: Insulin resistance, refers to decreased response of tissues to insulin, primarily associated with type 2 diabetes and glucose intolerance. Several results were obtained in previous studies about the relation between insulin resistance and thyroid dysfunction. In these studies hepatosteatosis was not an exclusion criteria despite insulin resistance has a key role in the development of it. In this study we aimed to investigate insulin resistance in patients with hy...

ea0020p118 | Thyroid | ECE2009

Demographic, clinical, laboratory, ultrasonographic and cytological features of patients with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis: results of a university hospital of 769 patients in Turkey

Erdogan Mehmet , Erdem Nihat , Cetinkalp Sevki , Ozgen Gokhan , Saygili Fusun , Yilmaz Candeger , Tuzun Mehmet , Kabalak Taylan

Background: We investigated the demographic and clinical features of patients with HashimotoÂ’s thyroiditis who had been diagnosed and treated in Ege University, the main referral center in the Aegean region of Turkey.Methods: Medical records of patients who had been followed in the endocrinology clinic of Ege University were retrospectively evaluated. Patients who had been diagnosed as having any thyroid disorder were determined. Patients with Hashi...

ea0056p428 | Diabetes complications | ECE2018

The relationship between morbidity and mortality and HbA1c level in major surgery applied with diabetic patients

Avci Begum Seyda , Saler Tayyibe , Avci Akkan , Bankir Mehmet , Tuzun Zeynep , Nazik Hakan

Background: Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a disease that increasing in prevalence rapidly in our country and in the world with the increase of sedentary life and unhealthy nutrition. The risks of surgery applied in diabetic patients differ according to other patients.Aim: We aimed to investigate the relationship between the preoperative HbA1c levels and the complications and mortality rates in the postoperative period in patients with diabetes diagnosis and ...