Maternal and fetal outcome in women with type 2 versus type 1 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and metaanalysis.

@article{Balsells2009MaternalAF,
  title={Maternal and fetal outcome in women with type 2 versus type 1 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and metaanalysis.},
  author={Montserrat Balsells and Apolonia Garc{\'i}a-Patterson and Ignasi J. Gich and Rosa Corcoy},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2009},
  volume={94 11},
  pages={4284-91}
}
CONTEXT Glycemic disturbance is usually less severe in pregnant women with type 2 than in those with type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM). Nevertheless, a worse perinatal outcome in women with type 2 DM has been reported in some studies. OBJECTIVE Our objective was to review maternal and fetal outcomes in pregnant women with type 2 vs. type 1 DM. STUDY SELECTION We conducted a systematic review of papers providing original data on pregnancy outcomes in both type 2 and type 1 DM (Medline search of… CONTINUE READING