hrp0094p1-77 | Fetal Endocrinology and Multisystem Disorders A | ESPE2021
, Beardsall Kathy
, Thankamony Ajay
, Beckett Rowan
Background: Persistent hypoglycaemia is common in the newborn, due to prematurity or congenital hyperinsulinism (CHI) and is associated with the risk of poor neurodevelopmental outcome. Adequate monitoring is critical in prevention but is dependent on frequent blood sampling. Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is increasingly being used in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus who also are at risk from hypoglycemia, but use in neonatology remains limited. Pr...