hrp0089p3-p055 | Bone, Growth Plate & Mineral Metabolism P3 | ESPE2018

The British OsteoNEcrosis Study: A Multi-centre Prospective Study

Amin Nadia , James Beki , Feltbower Richard , Mushtaq Talat , Kinsey Sally

Introduction: Osteonecrosis can be a debilitating consequence of treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), most commonly affecting patients aged between 10 and 20 years at diagnosis of malignancy. Patients may have asymptomatic lesions that spontaneously regress, and little is known about the natural history of lesions. There is also limited understanding of the relationship between osteonecrosis and other markers of bone health.Aims: The aims o...

hrp0084p2-264 | Diabetes | ESPE2015

Ethnic Variation in the Correlation of Waist Circumference to Daily Insulin Requirement in Children with Type 1 Diabetes

Uday Suma , Gorman Shaun , Feltbower Richard , Mathai Mathew

Introduction: Daily insulin requirement in type 1 diabetes (T1D) depends on various factors.Objectives: To study the correlation of waist circumference (WC) and BMI to daily insulin requirements (TDD) and examine the ethnic variation in this correlation. Associations of estimated glucose disposal rate (eGDR) a surrogate marker of insulin resistance were also studied.Methods: Cross-sectional study of children with T1D attending a di...