Miguel Saraiva

Miguel Saraiva
Centro Hospitalar do Porto | hgsa · Serviço de Endocrinologia

Doctor of Medicine

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Additional affiliations
December 2020 - present
Centro Gis - Associação Plano i
Position
  • Endocrinology Practicioner working with the Transgender community
October 2019 - present
APNA
Position
  • Professor
June 2019 - present
UMIB
Position
  • Researcher
Education
September 2011 - July 2017
ICBAS
Field of study
  • Medicine

Publications

Publications (22)
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Aim: Women with early-onset gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) have overall lower gestational weight gain (GWG) compared to those with later-onset GDM, albeit with usually worse maternofetal outcomes. We intent to investigate the association between inadequate GWG and maternofetal outcomes in pregnant women with early-onset GDM. Methods: We per...
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Abstract Background and aim We sought to prospectively assess the impact of intermittently scanned continuous glucose monitoring (isCGM) initiation in the glycaemic control and quality of life (QoL) in type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) patients followed in real-live conditions. Methods Prospective, observational, cohort, single-centre and single-ar...
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Aim: To compare fetomaternal outcomes between GDM pregnant women with twin versus singleton pregnancies and then between women with GDM versus non-GDM twin pregnancies. Methods: We performed a retrospective study including GDM pregnant women with both twin and singleton pregnancies followed in our tertiary center between 2011 and 2018. The fetom...
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Resumo Introdução: A perfusão subcutânea contínua de insulina (PSCI) é parte integrante do tratamento da pessoa com diabetes mellitus tipo 1. No en-tanto, pouca investigação existe sobre a sua utilização na população idosa. Objetivo: Caracterizar a população idosa utilizadora de PSCI e avaliar o seu controlo glicémico, comparando com a população nã...
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BACKGROUND Hypoparathyroidism remains the only hormone deficiency-related disorder with a standard treatment that is not based on replacing a missing hormone. Growing evidence supports the use of recombinant human parathyroid hormone (PTH), mostly with subcutaneous injections. More recently, some clinicians have administered teriparatide, a pharmac...
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Introduction: The close relationship between cancer and thrombotic phenomena has been widely recognized and paraneoplastic organ infarctions may occur. Reports of papillary thyroid cancer associated to paraneoplastic phenomena are particularly scarce. Case report: A 39-year-old man with no prior relevant medical history was evaluated for acute onse...
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Objective: To evaluate the association between HbA1c levels measured in the third trimester and the risk for large for gestational age (LGA) in neonates of mothers affected by gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). Secondarily, we aimed to identify an ideal cut-off for increased risk of LGA amongst pregnant women with GDM. Methods: Observational r...
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AimTo clarify whether mild first trimester hyperglycaemia (characteristic of early-onset GDM) is associated with higher incidence of congenital malformations and other adverse fetomaternal outcomes compared to women with second trimester hyperglycaemia (later-onset GDM).Design and methodsWe analyzed the Portuguese National GDM database, containing...
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Background: Glycemic, lipidic and blood pressure control is the cornerstone treatment to reduce microvascular and macrovascular diabetes complications. Nevertheless, only a minority of patients attain the recommended therapeutic targets, which highlights the need for educational interventions that promote self-management and self-care behaviors tha...
Presentation
A review on Transexuality and atheletic performance: scientific evidence and current legislation
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Background: Clinical trial demonstrate improved glycemic control, namely reduced time in hypoglycemia with flash glucose monitoring (FGM); however real-life conditions can modify this scenario. Aim: To examine real world use and glycemic control following a standardized initiation process of FGM. Methods: Individuals aged >18 years with type 1 dia...

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