The associations of anthropometric measurements with subsequent gestational diabetes in Aboriginal women.

@article{Sina2015TheAO,
  title={The associations of anthropometric measurements with subsequent gestational diabetes in Aboriginal women.},
  author={Maryam Sina and Wendy E Hoy and Leonie K Callaway and Zhiqiang Wang},
  journal={Obesity research & clinical practice},
  year={2015},
  volume={9 5},
  pages={499-506}
}
PROBLEM To evaluate the associations of different anthropometric measurements on earlier exam with subsequent gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in Aboriginal women. METHODS This is a nested case-control study. Anthropometric measurements were conducted at baseline from 1992 to 1995 in a remote Aboriginal community. All subsequent pregnancies among the original participants were identified through review of hospital records of 20 years. Thirty-two women developed GDM and 99 women were… CONTINUE READING