Pregnancy outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus according to pre-gestational BMI in a retrospective multiinstitutional study in Japan

Takashi Sugiyama, Kenji Nagao, Hirohito Metoki, Hidekazu Nishigori, Masatoshi Saito, Hideki Tokunaga, Satoru Nagase, Junichi Sugawara, Yoh Watanabe, Nobuo Yaegashi, Norimasa Sagawa, Mayumi Sanaka, Shoichi Akazawa, Sonoko Anazawa, Masako Waguri, Hiroshi Sameshima, Yuji Hiramatsu, Nagayasu Toyoda

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the effects of pre-gestational body mass index on pregnancy outcomes of women with gestational diabetes in Japan. A multi-institutional retrospective study was performed. We examined pregnant women who met the former criteria for gestational diabetes in Japan, receiving dietary intervention with self-monitoring of blood glucose with or without insulin therapy. Women with gestational diabetes were divided into three groups according to pre-gestational body mass index: body mass index

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)373-380
Number of pages8
JournalEndocrine Journal
Volume61
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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Keywords

  • Body mass index
  • Gestational diabetes mellitus
  • Pregnancy outcome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Medicine(all)

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Sugiyama, T., Nagao, K., Metoki, H., Nishigori, H., Saito, M., Tokunaga, H., Nagase, S., Sugawara, J., Watanabe, Y., Yaegashi, N., Sagawa, N., Sanaka, M., Akazawa, S., Anazawa, S., Waguri, M., Sameshima, H., Hiramatsu, Y., & Toyoda, N. (2014). Pregnancy outcomes of gestational diabetes mellitus according to pre-gestational BMI in a retrospective multiinstitutional study in Japan. Endocrine Journal, 61(4), 373-380. https://doi.org/10.1507/endocrj.EJ13-0541