hrp0082p3-d3-844 | Growth (2) | ESPE2014

WHO Growth Charts Replacing National Reference Data: Their Influence on Screening for Over- or Underweight and of Growth Disorders

Eisenegger Celine , Allenspach-Moser Sarina , Lallemand Dagmar

Background: In 2011, nationwide growth charts were introduced, replacing different regional references (ZLS, Prader 1989; Sempé 1979 and, for BMI only, Kromeyer 2001).Objective and hypotheses: The aim was to examine the influence of new growth charts (WHO 2010) on the prevalence of nutrition- and growth-related disorders compared the ‘old’ references.Method: 6007 anonymised weight and height datasets of children meas...

hrp0084p2-370 | Fat | ESPE2015

Information Technology Supported Treatment of Obese Children and Their Families: A Pilot Study

Lallemand Dagmar , Kowatsch Tobias , Pletikosa Irena , Brogle Bjorn , Dintheer Anneco , Wiegand Dunja , Durrer Dominique , Maass Wolfgang , Buchter Dirk

Background: Multiprofessional therapy programs for obese children and their families, including physical activity, nutritional, and behavioral interventions, have been shown to be effective, in group (MGP) as well as in individual (MIT) settings. However, due to limited personal and financial resources, <1% of children affected participate in such programs.Objective and hypotheses: Health IT systems (HIS) have the potential to improve therapy assisti...

hrp0082p1-d3-17 | Adrenals &amp; HP Axis (1) | ESPE2014

Aldosterone/Renin Ratio as Key Player in the Diagnosis of Primary Hypoaldosteronism in Newborns and Infants

Ruecker Beate , Lang-Muritano Mariarosaria , Spanaus Katharina , Welzel Maik , Lallemand Dagmar , Phan-Hug Franziska , Konrad Daniel , Katschnig Claudia , Holterhus Paul-Martin , Schoenle Eugen

Background: Primary hypoaldosteronism (PA) is a rare inborn disorder with life-threatening symptoms in newborns and infants due to an aldosterone synthase defect. As plasma aldosterone concentration (PAC) can remain in the normal range, interpretation of the laboratory findings could be difficult and might lead to delayed initiation of therapy.Objective and Hypotheses: This study aims to show that PAC/PRC (plasma renin concentration) rat...

hrp0086p1-p356 | Gonads &amp; DSD P1 | ESPE2016

A New International Registry Highlights the Differences in Practice for Reaching a Diagnosis of CAH – On Behalf of the I-CAH/I-DSD Registry User Group

Kourime Mariam , Bryce Jillian , Jiang Jipu , Karunasena Nayananjani , Guran Tulay , Hannema Sabine Elisabeth , Cools Martine , Van Der Grinten Hedi L Claahsen , Krone Nils , Darendeliler Feyza , Balsamo Antonio , Bonfig Walter , Nordenstrom Anna , Hiort Olaf , Dagmar Lallemand , Ross Richard , Ahmed Syed Faisal , Koehler Birgit , Acerini Carlo , Mendonca Berenice B , Bertelloni Silvano , Lisa Lidka , Bonfig Walter , Elsedfy Heba , Marginean Otilia

Background: Following the 2010 CAH consensus, the need for genetic confirmation of diagnosis remains uncertain and variation in practice is unclear.Methods: This variation was assessed by using the International CAH(I-CAH) Registry which was developed using the same platform as the I-DSD Registry.Results: After the development of the I-CAH Registry in October 2014, the rate of addition of CAH cases increased from 2/month to 14/mont...