The effects of metformin on maternal haemodynamics in gestational diabetes mellitus: A pilot study.

@article{Osman2018TheEO,
  title={The effects of metformin on maternal haemodynamics in gestational diabetes mellitus: A pilot study.},
  author={Mohamed Waseem Osman and Mintu Nath and Asma Khalil and David R Webb and Thompson G Robinson and Hatem A. Mousa},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2018},
  volume={139},
  pages={
          170-178
        }
}
BACKGROUND Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a major clinical challenge and is likely to remain so as the incidence of GDM continues to increase. AIM To assess longitudinal changes in maternal haemodynamics amongst women diagnosed with GDM requiring either metformin or dietary intervention in comparison to low-risk healthy controls. METHODOLOGY Fifty-six pregnant women attending their first appointment at the GDM clinic and 60 low-risk healthy pregnant controls attending their routine… CONTINUE READING
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