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58th Annual ESPE

Vienna, Austria
19 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

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The theme of this year’s meeting is Variety and Variation in Paediatric Endocrinology. Join us in Vienna to explore the diversity we encounter in our discipline and the care that we have to exercise when using the term “normality”. Whilst gaining an update on the latest treatments, clinical best practice and cutting edge research in the field of paediatric endocrinology.

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Management of Subclinical Hypothyroidism

Salerno Mariacarolina

Subclinical hypothyroidism (SH) is a biochemical condition defined by increased TSH serum concentration above the upper limit of the reference range associated with normal concentrations of T4 and Free T4. Depending on the degree of TSH elevation SH can be defined mild for TSH values between 4.5-10 mIU/l and severe for TSH levels >10 mIU/l.The major cause of SH is chronic autoimmune thyroiditis, other causes are persistent neonatal hyperthyrotropinem...

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Management of Insulin Resistance in Children

Chiarelli Francesco

Nowadays, after decades of continuously rising rates of paediatric obesity across the world, insulin resistance (IR) in children and adolescents has become a prominent health issue.Obesity is recognised to be the most prevalent pathological cause of IR. However, corticosteroids or growth hormone therapy, genetic diseases and physiological conditions, such as puberty and pregnancy, may affect insulin sensitivity (IS) lifelong.Early ...