hrp0092p2-6 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2019

Corticosteroid Use: Practices and Attitudes of Pediatricians

Sekler Opal , Segev-Becker Anat , Interator Hagar , Brener Avivit , Schachter-Davidov Anita , Elkon-Tamir Erella , Lebenthal Yael

Context: Synthetic corticosteroids are medications frequently prescribed for a wide range of medical indications. Various preparations differ in their biological effect, mode of administration, potency and duration of action. Comprehensive knowledge is essential in order to prescribe corticosteroids in an efficient yet safe manner.Objectives: To explore pediatricians' practices and attitudes regarding corticosteroid ...

hrp0097p1-259 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2023

Exploring the Relationship between Muscle-to-Fat Ratio and Surrogate Markers of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Children with Overweight and Obesity

Uretzky Adi , Zaitoon Hussein , Ben Simon Asaf , Cohen-Sela Eyal , Yackobovitch-Gavan Michal , Midlij Eyas , Borger Ophir , Interator Hagar , Amir Achiya , Moran-Lev Hadar , Brener Avivit , Lebenthal Yael

Background: We previously reported on the strong predictive value of the muscle-to-fat ratio (MFR) z-score in the development of early-onset metabolic syndrome components in children with overweight/obesity. Data on the role of the balance between muscle and fat in the development of childhood onset nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are sparse. In the current study we explored the interplay between MFR and surrogate markers of NAFLD in children with ove...