Benefits and Harms of Treating Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and the National Institutes of Health Office of Medical Applications of Research

@article{Hartling2013BenefitsAH,
  title={Benefits and Harms of Treating Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and the National Institutes of Health Office of Medical Applications of Research},
  author={L. Hartling and D. Dryden and A. Guthrie and M. Muise and B. Vandermeer and L. Donovan},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={159},
  pages={123 - 129}
}
  • L. Hartling, D. Dryden, +3 authors L. Donovan
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • BACKGROUND Outcomes of treating gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) are not well-established. PURPOSE To summarize evidence about the maternal and neonatal benefits and harms of treating GDM. DATA SOURCES 15 electronic databases from 1995 to May 2012, gray literature, Web sites of relevant organizations, trial registries, and reference lists. STUDY SELECTION English-language randomized, controlled trials (n = 5) and cohort studies (n = 6) of women without known preexisting diabetes… CONTINUE READING

    Paper Mentions

    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    The goal of this study is to compare two different thresholds for initiation of medical treatment for GDM. Pregnant women diagnosed with GDM will be randomized to either start… Expand
    ConditionsGestational Diabetes
    InterventionDrug
    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    This study will utilize continuous glucose monitoring in women with A2 gestational diabetes. Women will be randomized to continuous glucose monitoring or routine care with fingersticks… Expand
    ConditionsGestational Diabetes, Maternal Complication of Pregnancy
    InterventionDevice, Other
    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    Gestational diabetes (GDM) is a condition of carbohydrate intolerance with onset or first recognition in pregnancy. The prevalence of GDM is as high as 25% in some populations and… Expand
    ConditionsGestational Diabetes
    InterventionDevice

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