Heterogeneous Contribution of Insulin Sensitivity and Secretion Defects to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

@inproceedings{Powe2016HeterogeneousCO,
  title={Heterogeneous Contribution of Insulin Sensitivity and Secretion Defects to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus},
  author={Camille E. Powe and Catherine Allard and M C Battista and Myriam Doyon and Luigi Bouchard and Jeffrey L. Ecker and Patrice Perron and Jose C Florez and Ravi I. Thadhani and Marie-France Hivert},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVE To characterize physiologic subtypes of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Insulin sensitivity and secretion were estimated in 809 women at 24-30 weeks' gestation, using oral glucose tolerance test-based indices. In women with GDM (8.3%), defects in insulin sensitivity or secretion were defined below the 25th… CONTINUE READING