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Excessive Weight Gain in Pregnancy

Known as: Maternal obesity syndrome 
In a woman with a normal weight pre-pregnancy body mass index (BMI), i.e. 18.5-24.9, the weight gained during pregnancy exceeds a total weight gain… Expand
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2020
2020
Background Excessive gestational weight gain is a modifiable risk factor for the development of obstetric and neonatal… Expand
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2018
2018
Abstract Excessive gestational weight gain (GWG) is a risk factor for several adverse pregnancy outcomes, including macrosomia… Expand
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2014
2014
INTRODUCTION The purpose of this study was to explore the impact of body mass index (BMI) or pregnancy weight gain on the… Expand
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2014
2014
Conclusion: Women with higher pre-pregnancy BMI and women with excessive weight gain in pregnancy had higher rates of inadequate… Expand
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2013
2013
Objectives: To assess weight gain in pregnancy and to test the associations between weight gain in pregnancy and the mode of… Expand
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVE To describe gestational weight gain during pregnancy, adherence to Health Canada 2010 Gestational Weight Gain… Expand
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2011
Review
2011
  • J. Wojcicki
  • Journal of women's health
  • 2011
  • Corpus ID: 22384763
BACKGROUND Previous studies have found an association between maternal obesity and overweight and breastfeeding (BF) difficulties… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
In order to describe adequacy of weight gain during pregnancy and its association with pre-pregnancy nutritional status and other… Expand
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2010
Review
2010
Obesity has become a national problem. It has a serious impact on health. Precursors of childhood obesity have been studied for… Expand
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2009
2009
INTRODUCTION Pregnancy and delivery in case of overweight women require special care. The main means of preventing obstetrical… Expand
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