Long-term outcomes in mothers diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus and their offspring.

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Mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) are at high lifetime risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus. The magnitude of risk for cardiovascular disease after GDM is less well established. Recently, intervention trials using lifestyle modification or medications used to treat type 2 DM have successfully prevented/delayed development of DM in… (More)

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@article{Metzger2007LongtermOI, title={Long-term outcomes in mothers diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus and their offspring.}, author={Boyd E. Metzger}, journal={Clinical obstetrics and gynecology}, year={2007}, volume={50 4}, pages={972-9} }