Diabetes in pregnancy: can we make a difference?

  • Jo Modder
  • Published 2008 in
    BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and…

Abstract

The study by Bell et al. shows an increasing prevalence of preexisting diabetes in pregnancy over a 9-year period from 1996 to 2004, due mainly to a significant increase in the contribution of type II diabetes to diabetic pregnancy from 7 to 26%.1 Nationally, 27% of diabetic pregnancies in 2002/03 were in women with type II diabetes.2 This increase in type… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2007.01643.x

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