The impact of change in pregnancy body mass index on macrosomia.

@article{Swank2014TheIO,
  title={The impact of change in pregnancy body mass index on macrosomia.},
  author={Morgan L Swank and Aaron B Caughey and Christine K Farinelli and Elliott K Main and Kathryn A Melsop and William A. Gilbert and Judith H. Chung},
  journal={Obesity},
  year={2014},
  volume={22 9},
  pages={1997-2002}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the impact of change in body mass index (BMI) during pregnancy on the incidence of macrosomia. METHODS This is a retrospective cohort study using 2007 linked birth certificate and discharge diagnosis data from the state of California. Adjusted odds ratios (aOR) with 95% confidence intervals (CI) were calculated for the outcome of macrosomia, as a function of a categorical change in pregnancy BMI: BMI loss (<-0.5), no change (-0.5 to 0.5), minimal (0.6 to 5), moderate (5.1… CONTINUE READING
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