hrp0094p2-116 | Diabetes and insulin | ESPE2021

Sex differences over two decades for glycaemic control, pump use and insulin dose in patients aged 10-20 years with type 1 diabetes

Boettcher Claudia , Tittel Sascha R. , Meissner Thomas , Gohlke Bettina , Stachow Rainer , Dost Axel , Lanzinger Stefanie ,

Background: Therapy in type 1 diabetes has undergone a fundamental change over the last several decades, especially by the use of technical devices. Another change that took place is the growing awareness of sex differences of all kind, e.g. as influencing factors of metabolic control. Our study aimed to evaluate sex differences over two decades with regard to changes in glycaemic control, with regard to trends in insulin pump use and insulin dose. Migration b...

hrp0082p1-d2-122 | Fat Metabolism & Obesity (1) | ESPE2014

Predictive Value of Excess Body Weight in Childhood and Adolescence Compared to BMI and Waist to Height Ratio

Petroff David , Kromeyer-Hauschild Katrin , Wiegand Susanna , L'Allemand-Jander Dagmar , Binder Gerhard , Schwab Karl Otfried , Stachow Rainer , Kiess Wieland , Hammer Elke , Sturm Sirid , Holl Reinhard , Bluher Susann

Background: Weight status in children is commonly defined using BMI (SDS), but this measure is problematic due to the skewness of the BMI distribution and its age-dependant increase. In addition, it is difficult for physicians or parents alike to grasp what a certain value means. Excess body weight (EBW) is frequently used in adult patients in the context of bariatric surgery.Objective and hypotheses: An appropriate definition for the paediatric populati...