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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.

Plenary Lectures

Novel Advances in Artificial Pancreas Development

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Novel Advances in Artificial Pancreas Development

Kovatchev Boris

In 2018, the National Library of Medicine (PubMed) included 132 publications in the artificial pancreas (AP) field, and in the first 6 months of 2019, new 80 papers were published. This continues a trend of over 100 scientific publications per year since 2015 and confirms the growing prominence of the AP for the treatment of diabetes. This presentation recounts briefly the technologies enabling the AP, including continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) and automated control algorit...