Impact of diabetes on maternal-fetal outcomes in Manitoba: Relationship with ethnic and environmental factors.

@article{Aljohani2008ImpactOD,
  title={Impact of diabetes on maternal-fetal outcomes in Manitoba: Relationship with ethnic and environmental factors.},
  author={Naji Aljohani and Brenda M Rempel and Sora M Ludwig and Margaret B Morris and Mary Cheang and Robert Brent Murray and Sharon Bruce and Garry X Shen},
  journal={Clinical and investigative medicine. Medecine clinique et experimentale},
  year={2008},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={E338-45}
}
PURPOSE To examine the impact of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) on maternal-fetal outcomes in Manitoba. METHODS The rates of macrosomia, stillbirth, cesarean section (C/S) and shoulder dystocia (S/D) in 324,605 births in Manitoba during 1985-2004, and their relationships with diabetes and demographical factors were analyzed. RESULTS The incidence of macrosomia, stillbirth, C/S and S/D were 15.3%, 0.57%, 16.0%, and 1.2%, respectively. The rates of macrosomia were elevated in mothers… CONTINUE READING

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