Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0073ep105 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Hypertriglyceridemia and glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes

Dridi Manel , Htira Yosra , Mehrez Achwek , Haj Ali Zohra , Ben Memi Fayka

IntroductionModerate hypertriglyceridemia is exceedingly common in diabetes, and there is growing evidence that it contributes to residual cardiovascular risk in statin-optimized patients. Added to lipid lowering drugs and lifestyle intervention, an optimal glycemic control is necessary. The aim of our study was to compare triglyceride levels in diabetic patients before and after initiating insulin therapy.Methods<p class="abst...

ea0073ep106 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Initiation of insulin therapy in obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Achwak Mehrez , Htira Yosra , Dridi Manel , Hakiri Ghofran , Hadj Ali Zohra , Ben Mami Faika

IntroductionWeight gain represents a considerable challenge in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients with insulin therapy and a frequent cause of delay in initiation of treatment with insulin. The aim of our study was to describe the features of diabetic obese patient when switching to insulin therapy.MethodsIt was a retrospective study which enrolled 61 patients with type 2 diabetes divided in two groups: patien...

ea0073ep107 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Initial daily insuline dose and diabetic retinopathy

Mehrzi Amal , Htira Yosra , Bornaz Emna , Zohra Ben Hadj Ali , Ben Mami Feyka

IntroductionDiabetic retinopathy is a serious complication of type 2 diabetes, which compromise the visual function and impair the quality of life of these patients. A rapid lowering of blood glucose especially when starting insulin therapy can worsen this retinopathy. We studied the variation of the initial daily insuline dose in the presence of diabetic retionopathy.MethodsOur study is prospective randomize...

ea0073ep124 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Does the initial daily insuline dose vary with the duration of diabetes ?

Mehrzi Amal , Htira Yosra , Bornaz Emna , Zohra Ben Hadj Ali , Ben Mami Feyka

IntroductionUncontrolled patients with oral antidiabetics may require injectable treatment including insulin. We studied the variation of the initial daily insuline dose with the duration of diabetes.MethodsWe conducted a prospective randomized study. We recruited patients with type 2 diabetes hospitalized for a switching to insulin in the C department of diabetology and nutrition at the National Nutrition In...

ea0081ep322 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Lipid abnormalities in hospitalized patients with diabetes

Sdiri Chaima , Htira Yosra , Msolly Skander , Cheikhrouhou Maryam , Hadj Ali Zohra , Imene Hedfi , Jemai Chaima , Ben Mami Feika

Introduction: Lipid abnormalities are frequent in type 2 diabetes. They increase the risk of cardiovascular events, morbidity and mortality in these patients. The aim of this study was to determine the lipid profile in patients with diabetes during hospitalization.Method: We conducted a prospective study in the department of diabetology in the National Institute of Nutrition in Tunis from October 2021 to January 2022. This work was carried out on the med...

ea0081ep422 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Chronic diabetes imbalance in hospitalized patients: what are the causes?

Msolly Skander , Htira Yosra , Sdiri Chaima , Cheikhrouhou Maryam , Hadj Ali Zohra , Imene Hedfi , Jemai Chaima , Ben Mami Feika

Introduction: Diabetes balance is associated with a reduction in mortality and in cardiovascular risk in patients with diabetes 1,2. The aim of this study was to determine the causes of chronic diabetes imbalance in hospitalized patients with diabetes.Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in a department of diabetology at the Institute of Nutrition of Tunis during 3 months (from September 2021 until December 2021). Patients hospitaliz...

ea0081ep460 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Long-term diabetes complications

Sdiri Chaima , Htira Yosra , Msolly Skander , Cheikhrouhou Maryam , Hadj Ali Zohra , Imene Hedfi , Jemai Chaima , Ben Mami Feika

Introduction: The chronic hyperglycemia related to inadequately controlled diabetes is involved in the onset of degenerative complications, responsible for disabilities. The objective of the present study was to determine the long-term complications observed in hospitalized patients with diabetes.Methods: We used a prospective study conducted in the department of diabetology in the National Institute of Nutrition (Tunisia). This work was carried out on t...

ea0081ep544 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Hospitalization in a diabetes unit

Sdiri Chaima , Htira Yosra , Msolly Skander , Cheikhrouhou Maryam , Ali Zohra Hadj , Jemai Chaima , Imene Hedfi , Mami Feika Ben

Introduction: Diabetes is a chronic disease. Its management may require frequent hospitalization. The aim of our study was to determine hospitalization reasons in the diabetic department of The National Institute of Nutrition of Tunis.Method: It was a prospective study conducted in the department of diabetology in the National Institute of Nutrition in Tunis for three months. The study was carried out on the medical records of hospitalized patients.<...

ea0090ep391 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Metabolic syndrome in postmenopausal women with type 2 Diabetes

Ben Jemaa Hana , Jemai Chaima , Salem Dorra Ben , Lajili Olfa , Imene Hedfi , Ali Zohra Hadj , Htira Yosra , Mami Feika Ben

Introduction: The metabolic syndrome is associated with an increased cardiovascular risk. The objective of our study was to describe the metabolic profile of postmenopausal diabetic women and to investigate a link between menopause and metabolic syndrome.Methods: A retrospective study of 30 postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes was performed in the Nutrition C department of the national institute of Nutrition Tunisia between January and March 2022.</...

ea0090ep478 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Diabetic Nephropathy

Ben Jemaa Hana , Jemai Chaima , El Amri Abir , Bani Ines , Imene Hedfi , Ali Zohra Hadj , Htira Yosra , Ben Mami Feika

Introduction: Nowadays, Diabetic nephropathy (DN) has become one of the leading causes of end-stage kidney disease.Aim: The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence of diabetic nephropathy and to investigate its association with other comorbidities associated with diabetes.Methods: A retrospective descriptive study was performed on 369 diabetic patients hospitalized in the c nutrition and metabolic diseases department. The ...