Aug. 9, 2017
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.