Gestational diabetes: costs and consequences

Lindsay, R.S. (2011) Gestational diabetes: costs and consequences. Diabetologia, 54(2), pp. 227-229. (doi: 10.1007/s00125-010-1979-2)

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Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-010-1979-2

Abstract

Important new evidence regarding the relationships of maternal glucose to fetal growth and pregnancy complications have emerged in the last 5 years. Major international efforts are underway to translate this evidence into clinical practice and create international norms for the diagnosis of gestational diabetes. Consideration of the costs and benefits of the screening, diagnosis and treatment of gestational diabetes is complex but likely to be central to this translational programme

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Lindsay, Dr Robert
Authors: Lindsay, R.S.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences
Journal Name:Diabetologia
ISSN:0012-186X

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