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Effect of treatment of gestational diabetes mellitus on pregnancy outcomes.
BACKGROUND We conducted a randomized clinical trial to determine whether treatment of women with gestational diabetes mellitus reduced the risk of perinatal complications. METHODS We randomlyExpand
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Effect of DHA supplementation during pregnancy on maternal depression and neurodevelopment of young children: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Uncertainty about the benefits of dietary docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) for pregnant women and their children exists, despite international recommendations that pregnant women increase their DHAExpand
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Antenatal lifestyle advice for women who are overweight or obese: LIMIT randomised trial
Objective To determine the effect of antenatal dietary and lifestyle interventions on health outcomes in overweight and obese pregnant women. Design Multicentre randomised trial. We utilised aExpand
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Effect of bottles, cups, and dummies on breast feeding in preterm infants: a randomised controlled trial
Abstract Objective To determine the effect of artificial teats (bottle and dummy) and cups on breast feeding in preterm infants. Design Randomised controlled trial. Setting Two large tertiaryExpand
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Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Preterm Infants Fed High-Dose Docosahexaenoic Acid : A Randomized Controlled Trial
Infants born before 33 weeks’ gestation are at high risk of developmental disorders and learning disabilities. An inadequate endogenous supply of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), a major brain lipid, mayExpand
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Effect of increasing protein content of human milk fortifier on growth in preterm infants born at <31 wk gestation: a randomized controlled trial.
BACKGROUND Preterm human milk-fed infants often experience suboptimal growth despite the use of human milk fortifier (HMF). The extra protein supplied in fortifiers may be inadequate to meet dietaryExpand
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The effects of antenatal dietary and lifestyle advice for women who are overweight or obese on maternal diet and physical activity: the LIMIT randomised trial
BackgroundOverweight and obesity is a significant health concern during pregnancy. Our aim was to investigate the effect of providing antenatal dietary and lifestyle advice to women who areExpand
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Docosahexaenoic Acid and Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia in Preterm Infants
BACKGROUND Studies in animals and in humans have suggested that docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an n‐3 long‐chain polyunsaturated fatty acid, might reduce the risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, butExpand
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Neurodevelopmental outcomes of preterm infants fed high-dose docosahexaenoic acid: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Uncertainty exists about the benefit of dietary docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) on the neurodevelopment of preterm infants. OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of meeting the estimated DHAExpand
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Screening and subsequent management for gestational diabetes for improving maternal and infant health.
BACKGROUND Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a form of diabetes that occurs in pregnancy. Although GDM usually resolves following birth, it is associated with significant morbidities for motherExpand
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