Weighing the evidence of low glycemic index dietary intervention for the management of gestational diabetes mellitus: an Asian perspective

@article{Yusof2014WeighingTE,
  title={Weighing the evidence of low glycemic index dietary intervention for the management of gestational diabetes mellitus: an Asian perspective},
  author={Barakatun-Nisak Mohd Yusof and Somayyeh Firouzi and Zalilah Mohd Shariff and N. Mustafa and N. A. Mohamed Ismail and N. Kamaruddin},
  journal={International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={65},
  pages={144 - 150}
}
  • Barakatun-Nisak Mohd Yusof, Somayyeh Firouzi, +3 authors N. Kamaruddin
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition
  • Abstract This review aims to evaluate the effectiveness of low glycemic index (GI) dietary intervention for the treatment of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), specifically from the Asian perspective. A systematic review of the literature using multiple databases without time restriction was conducted. Three studies were retrieved based upon a priori inclusion criteria. While there was a trend towards improvement, no significant differences were observed in overall glycemic control and… CONTINUE READING
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