Super obesity in pregnancy: difficulties in clinical management

@article{Martin2014SuperOI,
  title={Super obesity in pregnancy: difficulties in clinical management},
  author={Anne J Martin and I. V. Vijay Krishna and Janette C Ellis and Rose Paccione and Martina L Badell},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={34},
  pages={538-542}
}
As the obesity pandemic continues in the United States, obesity in pregnancy has become an area of interest. Many studies focus on women with body mass index (BMI) ⩾30 kg m−2. Unfortunately, the prevalence of patients with BMI ⩾50 kg m−2 is rapidly increasing, and there are few studies specifically looking at pregnant women in this extreme category. The… CONTINUE READING