The relationship between low maternal serum vitamin D levels and glycemic control in gestational diabetes assessed by HbA 1 c levels : an observational cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Lithy2014TheRB,
  title={The relationship between low maternal serum vitamin D levels and glycemic control in gestational diabetes assessed by HbA 1 c levels : an observational cross-sectional study},
  author={Ahmed El Lithy and Rana M. A. Abdella and Yahia M El-Faissal and Ahmed M Sayed and Rasha M. Abdel Samie},
  year={2014}
}
Background: A great association between vitamin D deficiency and type 2 diabetes mellitus has been suggested in literature. During pregnancy, this deficiency is even more critical. It appears that vitamin D insufficiency during pregnancy may be associated with maternal hazards. The aim of this study was to assess the relation between the levels of 25-hydroxy-cholecalciferol (vitamin D), and the glycemic control in pregnant women. Methods: An observational cross-section study including 160… CONTINUE READING
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