hrp0095p1-461 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2022
, Shaltout Inas
, Madani Hanan
, Zaid Sara
, Mira Marwa
Background: Although Ramadan fasting is one of the five pillars of Islam and is compulsory for all healthy Muslims from puberty onwards, religious exemptions exist for patients with type 1Diabetes. The risks of fasting include: hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, ketoacidosis, thrombotic episodes, and dehydration. Many adolescents still insist to fast due to religious or social motives.Objectives: To study the risks and metabol...