hrp0095p2-102 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2022

Long term effect of metformin therapy in children and young people with obesity - A single center experience

Suntharesan Jananie , Pickles Rosanna , John Reed , Apperley Louise , Senniappan Senthil

Introduction: The prevalence of childhood obesity is increasing worldwide, and the management remains a challenge. The mainstay of management is lifestyle modification but if this is not successful, pharmacological agents are considered although the options in children and young people are quite limited. Metformin has been used as an adjunct therapy alongside lifestyle modification in children and young people with obesity. Some studies have shown it to be eff...

hrp0086p2-p51 | Adrenal P2 | ESPE2016

Bone Health Index in Children and Adolescents with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Alsaffar Hussain , Davies Rosie , Reed John , Das Urmi , Senniappan Senthil , Didi Mohammed , Blair Jo

Introduction: Patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) require life long glucocorticoid (GC) therapy. In CAH, the adverse effect of GC on bone health (BH) may be counteracted by the effect of modest elevations in adrenal androgens.Aim: To examine relationships between BH index (BHI) SDS, calculated by BoneXpert on bone age (BA) x-rays, BA, hydrocortisone (HC) dose (mg/m2 per day), and mean 17-hydroxyprogesterone (17-OHP) concentratio...

hrp0086p1-p567 | Perinatal Endocrinology P1 | ESPE2016

Risk Factors and Clinical Features of a Large Cohort of Patients with Transient Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycaemia

Ozsu Elif , Reed John , Hussain Alsaffar , Patil Prashant , Giri Dinesh , Dharmaraj Poonam , Blair J O , Das Urmi , Senniappan Senthil , Didi Mohommad

Background: Transient hyperinsulinemic hypoglycaemia (THH) is associated with risk factors such as prematurity, maternal diabetes mellitus, perinatal hypoxia, small for gestational age (SGA) and syndromes like Beckwith Wiedemann syndrome (BWS).Objective: To present the features of a large cohort of patients with THH managed at a Quaternary referral centre.Method: Patients who had neonatal onset HH that resolved before the 2nd birth...