Importance of early elevated maternal HbA1c levels in identifying adverse fetal and neonatal events.

Affiliation

Institute of Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence-based Medicine, Tongji University School of Medicine, China; Key Laboratory of Arrhythmias, Ministry of Education, China, Tongji University School of Medicine, China. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The aims of this study were to explore factors that associated with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), and to determine the relationship between early maternal HbA1c levels and adverse fetal or neonatal events, and to determine an optimal maternal glucose testing method in order to decrease the potential health risk for their offspring.

Keywords

Early elevated maternal HbA1c,Gestational diabetes mellitus,Neonatal jaundice,Neonatal pneumonia,Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome,

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