Risk perception for diabetes among women with histories of gestational diabetes mellitus.

@article{Kim2007RiskPF,
  title={Risk perception for diabetes among women with histories of gestational diabetes mellitus.},
  author={Catherine Kim and Laura N McEwen and John D. Piette and Jennifer Goewey and Assiamira Ferrara and Elizabeth Ann Walker},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2007},
  volume={30 9},
  pages={2281-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine risk perception for diabetes among women with histories of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We surveyed 217 women with histories of GDM who were enrolled in a managed-care plan and who did not currently have diabetes. In a cross-sectional design, we assessed the associations between risk perceptions and current lifestyle behavioral practices, plans to modify behaviors, and recent lifestyle behavior changes. Multivariable models included… CONTINUE READING
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