Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090p796 | Thyroid | ECE2023

Assessement of Thyroid Function in An Obese Population

Jemai Chaima , Jemel Manel , Gharbi Radhouen , Kandara Hajer , Kammoun Ines , Berriche Olfa , Mahjoub Faten , Jamoussi Henda

Background: Obesity is an expanding pathology in the world and in Tunisia. We conducted this study to assess the thyroid function in a population of obese women and to investigate the relationship of thyroid status parameters with clinical and metabolic parameters.Methods: This is a cross-sectional retrospective study about 50 obese women carried out at the obesity unit of department A of the National Institute of Nutrition in Tunis. We collected body ma...

ea0090ep324 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Micronutrient deficiencies and functional disorders of postmenopausal diabetic women

Olfa Berriche , Ben Jemaa Hana , Gamoudi Amel , Othman Rym Ben , Amor Nadia Ben , Henda Jamoussi

Aim of the study: Functional disorders might be caused by micronutrient deficiencies. The objective of our study is to screen the micronutrient deficiencies of postmenopausal diabetic women and determine their impact on the functional disorders.Methods: This is a cross-sectional descriptive study made within the National Institute of Nutrition of Tunis, including 55 postmenopausal diabetic women which benefited from a dietary survey. Functional disorders...

ea0090ep333 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Sleep quality and glycemic control in type 2 diabetes

Khiari Hager , Mahjoub Faten , Trabelsi Syrine , Amor Nadia Ben , Mizouri Ramla , Othman Rym Ben , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Sleep is essential for the proper functioning and the well-being of the body. Poor sleep quality has many negative effects on the patient health. The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence of sleep disorders in patients with type 2 diabetes and to identify the associated factors.Methods: It is a cross-sectional study including 51 patients and conducted in the nutrition department A of the institute of nutrition of Tunis. The patie...

ea0090ep453 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

High blood pressure in obese patients: body composition and dietary patterns

Khalaf Rahma , Olfa Berriche , Khamassi Sana , Mizouri Ramla , Amor Nadia Ben , Othman Rym Ben , Henda Jamoussi

Background and Aim: Obesity is a major risk for the development of hypertension. These cardiovascular risk factors are associated with nutritional targets. The aim of our study was to determine clinical characteristics, body composition and hypertension-related dietary patterns of obese patients with high blood pressure.Methods: This was a cross sectional study including 70 patiens. Clinical characteristics, anthropometric measures were collected. Body c...

ea0090ep474 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Assessment of diabetic patients’ knowledge of the diabetic foot

Dalhoum Meriam , Olfa Berriche , Othman Rym Ben , Amor Nadia Ben , Mizouri Ramla , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Trophic disorders of the diabetic foot and their complications represent a major public health problem. Treatment must be accompanied by quality therapeutic education to allow patients to self-manage their disease. The objective of this work is to evaluate, with the help of a questionnaire, the knowledge of diabetic patients on the diabetic foot.Materials and Methods: We conducted a descriptive, cross-sectional study among 50 diabetic patie...

ea0090ep550 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes: Assessment of knowledge and fears

Ayari Sabrina , Mahjoub Faten , Mohsen Selma , Ben Amor Nadia , Mizouri Ramla , Ben Othman Rym , Henda Jamoussi

Recurrent hypoglycemia is a major clinical problem. In fact, it disrupts blood glucose regulation and greatly impacts the daily lives of those affected. Maintaining glycemic balance is a real challenge indiabetic patients. The objectives of the study were to determine the prevalence of hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetics and to evaluate their knowledge.Patients and methods: This was a cross-sectional study conducted among 120 type 2 diabetic patients follow...

ea0090ep1122 | Late Breaking | ECE2023

Type 1 diabetes after 10 years of evolution : complications and metabolic profile

Bani Ines , Ben Othman Rym , Olfa Berriche , Mizouri Ramla , Ben Amor Nadia , Mahjoub Faten , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction : Type 1 diabetes (T1DM) is an autoimmune disease that commonly affects a young population. Its evolution can be characterized by a frequent occurrence of degenerative complications. Our aims were to study microangiopathic complications, lipid profile, and the presence of other autoimmune diseases in type 1 diabetic patients whose diabetes has been evolving for 10 years or more.Method : This is a descriptive cross-sectional study including T...

ea0063p898 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 3 | ECE2019

Does diabetes expose to multidrug-resistant urinary tract infections?

Jemai Chaima , Islem Stambouli , Hajer Moalla , Nadia Alaya , Faten Mahjoub , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Urinary tract infection is worrying in diabetic patients especially unbalanced. Contracting a multidrug-resistant bacterium is even more alarming since it narrows the therapeutic means in a patient whose immune system is already weakened by the diabetes. The objective of this study is to describe the clinical and metabolic characteristics of a population of diabetic patients with urinary tract infection.Methods: This is a retrospective stud...

ea0063p970 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 3 | ECE2019

Late diarrhea in diabetic patients under metformin: An undesirable effect of the molecule appearing late?

Jemai Chaima , Islem Stambouli , Senda Sellami , Nadia Alaya , Faten Mahjoub , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Diarrhea is an undesirable effect that affects almost one third of patients on metformin.When it appears late, it becomes difficult to attach it to metformin, especially in polymedicated patients or with complicated diabetes. The purpose of this study was to describe the clinical and biological characteristics of a population with chronic metformin-induced diarrhea and to characterize this diarrhea.Methods: This is a prospective study inclu...

ea0063ep47 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2019

Clinical and metabolic characteristics in a population of obese tunisian women with polykystic ovary syndrome (pkos)

Jemai Chaima , Faten Mahjoub , Senda Sellami , Nadia Alaya , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: PCOS is common in Tunisia. It is characterized by the high frequency of clinical and metabolic abnormalities associated with cardiovascular risk. The aim of our work was to describe the clinico-metabolic profile of a Tunisian women population with polycystic ovary syndrome.Methods: This is a prospective study conducted on 53 Tunisian patients with PCOS, referred by their gynecologist to the Obesity Unit of A departement of the National Inst...