hrp0095p1-267 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2022

Feasibility of integrating an mHealth intervention to increase exercise and physical activity adherence into a weight management service for adolescents with severe obesity: MOTIVATE-WMA

Davies Andrew , Hesketh Katie , Clarke Ellie , Apperley Louise , Sprung Victoria , Jones Helen , Senniappan Senthil , Cocks Matthew

Introduction: The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health state that adolescents with significant obesity require access to evidence-based weight management services (WMS). Due to the known benefits of exercise and physical activity (PA) on physiological and psychological outcomes increasing exercise and PA should form a cornerstone of any WMS for adolescents living with obesity. However, supervised exercise interventions face challenges within a clinica...

hrp0094p2-198 | Fat, metabolism and obesity | ESPE2021

Successful weight loss and resolution of hepatic fibrosis in a girl with severe obesity

Apperley Louise , Erlandson-Parry Karen , Clarke Ellie , Gait Lucy , Auth Marcus , Senniappan Senthil ,

Introduction: Childhood obesity is continuing to increase worldwide resulting in a rise in the number of individuals with complications secondary to obesity. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is seen in both adult and paediatric populations and if not treated appropriately is potentially life-threatening, as it may progress to advanced fibrosis, cirrhosis or hepatocellular carcinoma. NAFLD has now become the most common indication for liver transplant ...