Preconception care for women with type 1 diabetes.

  title={Preconception care for women with type 1 diabetes.},
  author={Jennifer A Klinke and Ellen Louise Toth},
  journal={Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien},
OBJECTIVE To emphasize preconception care of women with type 1 diabetes and the role of primary care physicians in evaluating and counseling them. QUALITY OF EVIDENCE Substantial level II evidence indicates that tight glycemic control before conception and early in pregnancy reduces the rate of congenital malformations. Most evidence concerning maternal… CONTINUE READING