hrp0082p3-d3-732 | Diabetes (2) | ESPE2014

The Pattern of Body Composition Change in Type 1 Diabetes by Gender

Kim Yong Hyuk , Park Hye Won , Kim Kyo Sun , Chung Sochung

Background: Childhood period is associated with growth accompanied by rapid change of body composition. Excessive fat gain and followed increased insulin resistance is an obstacle in controlling blood sugar for type 1 diabetic patients.Objective and hypotheses: This study was designed to understand the gender difference in the patterns of body composition change along the growth process of newly diagnosed type I diabetic children and adolescents.<p c...