Anna Pericot

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AIMS/HYPOTHESIS We evaluated diabetes-related pregnancy outcomes in a cohort of Spanish women in relation to their glucose tolerance status, prepregnancy BMI and other predictive variables. METHODS The present paper is part of a prospective study to evaluate the impact of American Diabetes Association (2000) criteria in the Spanish population. A total of(More)
OBJECTIVE To elucidate whether the risk of macrosomia, large for gestational age (LGA) and small for gestational age (SGA) is influenced by maternal body mass index and glucose tolerance differently in male and female fetuses. METHODS A population study was conducted in 16 general hospitals from the Spanish National Health Service that included 9270(More)
AIMS/HYPOTHESIS This study was carried out to determine the impact of American Diabetes Association (ADA) 2000 criteria for the diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in the Spanish population. METHODS Pregnant women were assigned to one of four categories: negative screenees, false-positive screenees, ADA-only-GDM (untreated) and GDM according(More)
The aim was to evaluate and compare the outcome of pregnancies of women with type 1 diabetes (T1D) intensively treated with continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) or multiple daily injections (MDI). Twenty-nine women with T1D receiving CSII during pregnancy as intensive insulin therapy (27 started CSII during pregnancy planning while 2 started CSII(More)
Vaginal Escherichia coli colonization is related to obstetric infections and the consequent development of infections in newborns. Ampicillin resistance among E. coli strains is increasing, which is the main choice for treating empirically many obstetric and neonatal infections. Vaginal E. coli strains are very similar to extraintestinal pathogenic E. coli(More)
OBJECTIVE This study aims to assess the suitability of non-invasive prenatal RHD genotyping in non-immunized midtrimester pregnant women from a mixed ethnic population, to prevent unnecessary anti-D immunoglobulin prophylaxis and to identify RHD variants METHODS Rhesus D-negative pregnant women were offered fetal RHD genotyping at 24 gestational weeks. A(More)
BACKGROUND To know the epidemiologic features, clinical manifestations and etiology of puerperal endometritis in our environment in addition to the use of endometrial cultures in the microbiologic diagnosis of this infection. METHODS A retrospective study of 52 cases of puerperal endometritis, clinically and microbiologically diagnosed over a 4-year(More)
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