hrp0082p2-d1-449 | Growth | ESPE2014

Fibroblast Growth Factor 21 is Inversely Associated with Growth Rates in Infancy

Mericq Veronica , De Luca Francesco , Hernandez Maria_Isabel , Pena Veronica , Rossel Katherine , Cavada Gabriel , Avila Alejandra , Iniguez German

Background: FGF21 is a metabolic and growth regulator.Aim: To investigate the role of FGF21 during growth in infancy.Methods: Cohort of 40 term (T) and 40 preterm (PT) newborns whose length and weight were evaluated prospectively at birth, 6 months, and 12 months. Blood samples for FGF21, IGF1, leptin, insulin and glucose were collected at 6 and 12 months. In addition, FGF21, I GF-I, leptin, and insulin were measured in cord blood ...

hrp0092p1-338 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity (2) | ESPE2019

Continuous Score of Metabolic Syndrome (sSMp) in Chilean Pediatric Population is Associated with Insulin Resistance Parameters and Subclinical Endothelial Inflammation

Loureiro Carolina , Cavada Gabriel , Bancalari Rodrigo , Vecchiola Andrea , Tapia Alejandra , Baudrand René , Campino Carmen , Carvajal Cristian , Fardella Carlos , Martíinez Alejandro , García Hernán

Introduction: The dichotomous nature of the definition of Metabolic Syndrome (MS) in both children and adults can under-diagnose subjects at risk and prevents adequate follow-up of therapeutic interventions. Recently, a continuous score of MS (sSMp) was validated in the pediatric population based on the IDF criteria for a population> 16 years.Objectives: To apply sSMp in a Chilean pediatric population cohort and corr...