Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0006p101 | (1) | ICCBH2017

Establishing the clinical need for a dedicated service for children and adolescents with Osteogenesis Imperfecta in the Republic of Ireland

Ryan Harriet , Qanoobi Maimoona Al , McDonnell Ciara

Objectives: Research studies confirm that children with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) benefit from co-ordinated multidisciplinary services to optimise outcomes and reduce morbidity and mortality. Implementation of a tertiary paediatric centre of excellence within the Republic of Ireland is contentious due to the absence of data on the prevalence, service needs and medical requirements of these patients.Methods: A retrospective chart review of all patients...