The role of gestational diabetes, pre-pregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain on the risk of newborn macrosomia: results from a prospective multicentre study

@inproceedings{Alberico2014TheRO,
  title={The role of gestational diabetes, pre-pregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain on the risk of newborn macrosomia: results from a prospective multicentre study},
  author={Salvatore Alberico and Marcella Montico and Valentina Barresi and Lorenzo Monasta and Caterina Businelli and Valentina Soini and Anna Erenbourg and Luca Ronfani and Gianpaolo Maso},
  booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND It is crucial to identify in large population samples the most important determinants of excessive fetal growth. The aim of the study was to evaluate the independent role of pre-pregnancy body mass index (BMI), gestational weight gain and gestational diabetes on the risk of macrosomia. METHODS A prospective study collected data on mode of delivery and maternal/neonatal outcomes in eleven Hospitals in Italy. Multiple pregnancies and preterm deliveries were excluded. The sample… CONTINUE READING
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