Gestational diabetes in a multiethnic population of Spain: clinical characteristics and perinatal outcomes.

@article{HernandezRivas2013GestationalDI,
  title={Gestational diabetes in a multiethnic population of Spain: clinical characteristics and perinatal outcomes.},
  author={Elisa Hernandez-Rivas and Juana Antonia Flores-Le Roux and David Benaiges and Enric Sagarra and Juan Jos{\'e} Chillar{\'o}n and Antoni Pay{\`a} and Jaume Puig-de Dou and Albert Goday and Mar{\'i}a {\'A}ngeles L{\'o}pez-V{\'i}lchez and Juan Carlos Pedro-Botet},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2013},
  volume={100 2},
  pages={215-21}
}
AIMS To compare clinical characteristics and perinatal outcomes between immigrant and Spanish women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in a multiethnic population of Barcelona and to identify factors independently associated with the development of large-for-gestational-age (LGA) infants. METHODS Prospective study of women with GDM from five ethnic groups (Caucasian, South-Central Asian, Latin American, East Asian and Moroccan) at a single institution in Barcelona between 2004 and 2011… CONTINUE READING