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Research & Reviews  807 results

Prevalence and Factors Associated with Overweight or Obesity among 2- to 6-year-old Chi...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S136898002200012X
Public Health Nutrition; Liu N, Li H et. al.

Jan 18th, 2022 - To compare the prevalence of overweight or obesity (ow/ob) with World Health Organization (WHO) body-mass index (BMI) cut-off points, International Obesity Task Force (IOTF) cut-off points and Chinese BMI criteria and examine its potential factors...

Fetal Growth Evaluation by Three-Dimensional Ultrasound
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00340171

Jan 12th, 2022 - Fetal growth abnormalities, such as macrosomia and intrauterine growth retardation, are an important cause for increased perinatal mortality in the United States. Toward this end, accurate fetal weight determinations are very important for guiding...

Independent effect of gestational weight gain and prepregnancy obesity on pregnancy out...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8751991
PloS One; Fayed A, Wahabi HA et. al.

Jan 12th, 2022 - Gestational weight gain (GWG) and prepregnancy obesity are garnering more attention as determining factors of pregnancy outcomes when it comes to the wellbeing of both the mother and her baby. This study was conducted to describe the pattern of GW...

Are there perinatal benefits to pregnant patients after bariatric surgery?
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/250639/obstetrics/are-there-perinatal-benefits-pregnant-patients-after-bariatric
Rodney A. McLaren, Jr, MD, Vincenzo Berghella, MD

Jan 11th, 2022 - Getahun D, Fassett MJ, Jacobsen SJ, et al. Perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery.

High glucose increases IGF-2/H19 expression by changing DNA methylation in HTR8/SVneo t...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.placenta.2021.12.022
Placenta Zhang Q, Su R et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with many adverse outcomes of pregnancy, especially macrosomia. The aim of our study was to verify whether high glucose concentrations change the methylation levels of the insulin-like growth facto...

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Guidelines  7 results

Screening for Gestational Diabetes: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation St...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.11922
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Aug 11th, 2021 - Gestational diabetes is diabetes that develops during pregnancy. Prevalence of gestational diabetes in the US has been estimated at 5.8% to 9.2%, based on traditional diagnostic criteria, although it may be higher if more inclusive criteria are us...

Macrosomia: ACOG Practice Bulletin Summary, Number 216.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003607
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 20th, 2019 - Suspected macrosomia is encountered commonly in obstetric practice. As birth weight increases, the likelihood of labor abnormalities, shoulder dystocia, birth trauma, and permanent injury to the newborn increases. The purpose of this document is t...

Macrosomia: ACOG Practice Bulletin, Number 216.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003606
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 20th, 2019 - Suspected macrosomia is encountered commonly in obstetric practice. As birth weight increases, the likelihood of labor abnormalities, shoulder dystocia, birth trauma, and permanent injury to the newborn increases. The purpose of this document is t...

ISUOG Practice Guidelines: ultrasound assessment of fetal biometry and growth.
https://doi.org/10.1002/uog.20272
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology : the Official Jour... Salomon LJ, Alfirevic Z et. al.

Jun 7th, 2019 - INTRODUCTION These Guidelines aim to describe appropriate assessment of fetal biometry and diagnosis of fetal growth disorders. These disorders consist mainly of fetal growth restriction (FGR), also referred to as intrauterine growth restriction (...

Practice Bulletin No. 173 Summary: Fetal Macrosomia.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001762
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Oct 25th, 2016 - Suspected fetal macrosomia is encountered commonly in obstetric practice. As birth weight increases, the likelihood of labor abnormalities, shoulder dystocia, birth trauma, and permanent injury to the neonate increases. The purpose of this documen...

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  41 results

Fetal Growth Evaluation by Three-Dimensional Ultrasound
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00340171

Jan 12th, 2022 - Fetal growth abnormalities, such as macrosomia and intrauterine growth retardation, are an important cause for increased perinatal mortality in the United States. Toward this end, accurate fetal weight determinations are very important for guiding...

Barriers and Facilitators to the Uptake of Healthy Eating Messages
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04009395

Dec 10th, 2021 - This study is concerned with exploring the perception of pregnant African migrant women living in the United Kingdom (UK) towards healthy eating messages and midwives perception of providing healthy eating advice to these women. The prevalence of ...

CSII Versus MDI in Pregnant Women With Type 2 Diabetes
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05001815

Nov 30th, 2021 - In women with diabetes, hyperglycemia is associated with increased rates of maternal and fetal adverse outcomes. Mothers are at increased risk of preeclampsia, deterioration of proteinuria and caesarean sections. Infants of mothers with diabetes h...

The Belgian Diabetes in Pregnancy Follow-up Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04429958

Sep 30th, 2021 - Gestational diabetes (GDM) is a form of diabetes that develops during pregnancy. GDM is associated with increased risks for pregnancy complications such as macrosomia s and preterm delivery. Women with a history of GDM have a high risk to develop ...

The Best Timing of Delivery in Women With GDM Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03928899

Sep 27th, 2021 - GDM is a common complication of pregnancy and even mildly hyperglycemia could significantly affect fetal growth. Optimal delivery timing in women with GDM remains controversial. This decision process involves balancing the potential for complicati...

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News  94 results

Are there perinatal benefits to pregnant patients after bariatric surgery?
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/250639/obstetrics/are-there-perinatal-benefits-pregnant-patients-after-bariatric
Rodney A. McLaren, Jr, MD, Vincenzo Berghella, MD

Jan 11th, 2022 - Getahun D, Fassett MJ, Jacobsen SJ, et al. Perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery.

USPSTF Again Backs Universal Screening for Gestational Diabetes
https://www.medpagetoday.com/endocrinology/diabetes/93984

Aug 10th, 2021 - Clinicians should continue to screen for gestational diabetes in all asymptomatic pregnant patients during the second trimester, according to a recommendation from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). Providers should screen for gesta...

Task Force Affirms Routine Gestational Diabetes Testing
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956373

Aug 10th, 2021 - Asymptomatic pregnant women with no previous diagnosis of type 1 or 2 diabetes should be screened for gestational diabetes at 24 weeks' gestation or later, according to an updated recommendation from the US Preventive Services Task Force. Pregnant...

Prenatal Care via Telehealth: Who Needs a Pandemic?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955029

Jul 29th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Although the COVID-19 pandemic has given a large boost to telehealth, we know little about using this modality to provide antenatal care. In a recent article in The Lancet, investigators compared perina...

Labor Induction at 39 Weeks May Improve Neonatal Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943101

Dec 22nd, 2020 - Labor induction at 39 weeks instead of 41 weeks may have a positive impact on neonatal outcomes, Aaron B. Caughey, MD, PhD, said at the 2020 virtual meeting of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. For much of the 20th century, ...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →