hrp0089p2-p162 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity P2 | ESPE2018

Correlation of Dietary Habits with Systolic Blood Pressure in Healthy Children

Efthymia Katsa Maria , Batsikoura Maria , Dolianiti Loukia , Vasilopoulos Vasileios , Eleni Kougioumtzi Dimoliani Dafni , Dimopoulos Ioannis , Paola Rojas Gil Andreea

Background: Pediatric hypertension is a risk factor for adult hypertension and cardiovascular disease which entails the necessity of early detection.Aim: To investigate how nutrition habits are correlated with systolic blood pressure (SBP) in health children and adolescent population.Methods: 1395 children and adolescents from Greece were enrolled to participate in the research. A specially designed questionnaire regarding to eatin...

hrp0094p1-92 | Thyroid A | ESPE2021

Emotional Intelligence scores in children and adolescents with subclinical hypothyroidism - correlation with serum serotonin and thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) concentrations.

Kostopoulou Eirini , Arianas George , Ioannidis Anastasios , Dimopoulos Ioannis , Chiotis Christos , Prezerakos Panagiotis , Spiliotis Bessie , Rojas Gil Andrea Paola ,

Introduction: Thyroxine is important for nervous system development. Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH), a mild thyroid dysfunction, is associated with impaired cognitive function in children and mood disorders in adults. Serotonin is also involved in brain development, mood and behavior modulation. The possible interaction between thyroid function tests, serum serotonin concentrations and emotional intelligence, was studied.Method...

hrp0095p1-436 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2022

Association of the apoptotic markers Apo1/Fas and cCK-18 and the adhesion molecule ICAM-1 with Type 1 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents.

Kostopoulou Eirini , Efthymia Katsa Maria , Ioannidis Anastasios , Foti Maria , Dimopoulos Ioannis , Spiliotis Bessie , Paola Rojas Gil Andrea

Introduction: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is characterized by insulin-producing pancreatic β-cells loss. Apo1/Fas, a glycosylated surface protein, is implicated in maintaining homeostasis of the immune system. Cytokeratin-18 (cCK-18) is a predictive marker of liver disorders in T2DM. Intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) is considered a candidate gene for susceptibility to diabetes mellitus. Aim: To investigate the possible role of Apo1/Fas, cCK-...