50 grams glucose challenge test for screening of gestational diabetes mellitus in each trimester in potential diabetic pregnancy.

@article{Punthumapol200850GG,
  title={50 grams glucose challenge test for screening of gestational diabetes mellitus in each trimester in potential diabetic pregnancy.},
  author={Chanvitya Punthumapol and Putthawan Tekasakul},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2008},
  volume={91 6},
  pages={787-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the cutoff value of the 50 grams glucose challenge test (GCT) for screening of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in each trimester in potential diabetic pregnancy and to determine the prevalence of GDM. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective descriptive study (Diagnostic test). SETTING Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taksin Hospital. SUBJECTS Two thousand and ten potential diabetic pregnant women who attended the antenatal care clinic at Taksin Hospital between August… CONTINUE READING