hrp0095p1-209 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2022

Systematic review of cortisol levels during acute illnesses in children and young people not known to have glucocorticoid deficiency

Banerjee Indraneel , Patel Leena , Fullwood Catherine , Hird Beverly , Chawla Meghna , Tetlow Lesley , Rezai Mohammad

Importance: Current practice of doubling or trebling the basal glucocorticoid (GC) replacement dose during acute illnesses in children and young people (CYP) with GC deficiency is extrapolated from research in adults and not based on robust evidence. Endogenous cortisol levels during acute illnesses in CYP without GC deficiency can provide insight for optimal GC stress dosing for CYP with GC deficiency.Objective: To summ...

hrp0097p1-502 | GH and IGFs | ESPE2023

Integration of Nurse-Led Virtual Reviews with Growth Hormone Device-Linked Adherence: a mixed methods, feasibility study

Stokes Helen , Jones Julie , Worth Chris , Nicholson Jaqueline , Fullwood Catherine , Banerjee Indraneel

Introduction: Easypod-connectâ„¢ for childhood growth disorders is a unique connected system that enables the transmission of injection adherence information for recombinant human growth hormone (r-hGH). Although this system has the potential to facilitate greater adherence, observational studies have shown declining adherence over prolonged periods when used without additional support. Supplemental nurse practitioner support has been envisaged but not inv...