COG#2 - Gestational Diabetes
Aug 9th, 2017 by Conversations in Obstetrics and Gynecology
For August’s conversation in Obstetrics and Gynecology we talk to Dr Sophie Poulter, an endocrinologist and obstetric medicine physician about gestational diabetes. Then we have a quick chat with Dr Jessica McGrath, a senior paediatric registrar about the management of neonates whose mothers are affected by gestational diabetes. Journal club discussed 4 articles related to GDM:
Yao, Ruofan, Bo Park, and Aaron Caughey. "514: The interaction between obesity and gestational diabetes on the risk of stillbirth." American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 216.1 (2017): S303-S304.
Ogunleye, Oluseyi K., et al. "Perinatal outcomes after adopting 1-versus 2-step approach to diagnosing gestational diabetes." The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine 30.2 (2017): 186-190.
Wang, Chen, et al. "A randomized clinical trial of exercise during pregnancy to prevent gestational diabetes mellitus and improve pregnancy outcome in overweight and obese pregnant women." American journal of obstetrics and gynecology 216.4 (2017): 340-351.
Bider‐Canfield, Z., et al. "Maternal obesity, gestational diabetes, breastfeeding and childhood overweight at age 2 years." Pediatric obesity 12.2 (2017): 171-178.