hrp0094p2-59 | Bone, growth plate and mineral metabolism | ESPE2021

Vertebral compression and shape in children with osteogenesis imperfecta on regular Zoledronic acid infusions

Baioumi Alaa , El Houssinie Moustafa , Elsedfy Heba ,

Introduction: Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) is a group of rare hereditary collagen disorders. Vertebral compression fractures and vertebral deformities are well-known complications of OI. Intravenous zoledronic acid is widely used to improve the bone mineral density in children with OI. This study aimed at assessment of the changes in vertebral compression and shape in children who received regular zoledronic acid infusions.Method...

hrp0095p1-44 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2022

Characterisation of Type 2 Diabetes mellitus in children and young people across 2 large tertiary Paediatric Diabetes centres

Chatterjee Sumana , Baioumi Alaa , Pryce Rebekah , Williams Georgina , Giri Dinesh

Introduction: The prevalence of paediatric Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is increasing, contributed by rising incidence of obesity worldwide. Paediatric T2DM is a progressive disease with increased risk of complications and morbidities. Despite recent research, many aspects such as its pathophysiology and optimal management remain unknown.Aim: To characterise the cohort of T2DM patients across 2 large tertiary paediatric diabet...