hrp0092p1-37 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019

Association of Maternal Depressive Symptoms with Worse Metabolic Control in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes

Von Borries Denise , Perez Viviana , Jorge Garcia Hernan , Rumie Karime , Astudillo Patricio , Garcia Hernan

Introduction: Metabolic control (MC) of patients with type 1 diabetes (DM1) is linked with complications in short and long term follow up. Adolescence is a critical period in the treatment of DM1, making it difficult to achieve good MC. Few studies, all conducted in the United States, have shown an association between mother´s depressive symptoms with poorer MC of their adolescent.Objective: To evaluate the associat...