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Yearbook of Paediatric Endocrinology 2020

ey0017.13-6 | Diabetes | ESPEYB17

13.6. Management of diabetes during Ramadan fasting in children and adolescents: A survey of physicians’ perceptions and practices in the Arab Society for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes (ASPED) countries

A Elbarbary , A Deeb , A Habeb , SA Beshyah

To read the full abstract: Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2019; 150: 274–281. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2018.12.014• An online survey was sent to physicians registered with the Arab Society for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes (ASPED) to assess the attitudes of health professionals in the management of Type 1 diabetes during Ramadan.• There were 167 responders (86% were ped...

ey0017.13-7 | Diabetes | ESPEYB17

13.7. Smartphone-based, rapid, wide-field fundus photography for diagnosis of pediatric retinal diseases

TP Patel , TN Kim , G Yu , VS Dedania , P Lieu , CX Qian , CG Besirli , H Demirci , T Margolis , DA Fletcher , YM Paulus

To read the full abstract: Trans Vis Sci Tech. 2019; 8(3):29. doi: 10.1167/tvst.8.3.29• This study investigates the feasibility of acquiring diagnostic quality fundus photographs in children using a child-friendly smartphone.• Photographs were acquired in 43 patients (mean age 6.7 years) with i.e. retinoblastoma, Coats’ disease, commotio retinae and optic nerve hypoplasia.•...

ey0017.13-8 | Diabetes | ESPEYB17

13.8. Diabetic microvascular complications among children and adolescents in northwestern Tanzania: A cross-sectional study

D Msanga , K Reis , N Kayange , R Bakalemwa , B Kidenya , D Hau , C Mwanansao , D Mahamba , S Ottaru , E Kwiyolecha , R Peck

To read the full abstract: Annals of Global Health. 2020; 86(1): 43, 1–8. doi:• The authors assessed the prevalence of diabetic microvascular complications in 155 children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes in northwestern Tanzania.• They observed poor diabetes control in 69% of the patients and a high rate of diabetic nephropathy (32.9%), retin...