A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy

A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy

Editor(s): David R. McCance, Michael Maresh, David A. Sacks

Published Online: 10 MAR 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405179041

Online ISBN: 9781444315196

DOI: 10.1002/9781444315196

About this Book

Edited and authored by international experts,A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy presents multi-disciplinary evidence-based guidance relevant for all those caring for women with pre-existing or gestational diabetes.

Divided into five sections, the book covers everything from preconception to postnatal care, as well as detailing the risks associated with diabetic pregnancy and the long term implications for the mother and baby:

  • Epidemiology and pathophysiology
  • Impaired glucose tolerance and gestational diabetes
  • Prepregnancy and pregnancy care
  • Complications in pregnancy
  • Delivery and post delivery care

This practical resource contains treatment recommendations based on the latest research to ensure pregnant women with diabetes receive the best possible care.

Table of contents

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  1. Section 1: Epidemiology and Pathophysiology

  2. Section 2: Impaired Glucose Tolerance and Gestational Diabetes

  3. Section 3: Prepregnancy and Pregnancy Care

    1. Chapter 9

      Provision of Pregnancy Care (pages 88–98)

      Susan Quinn, Gretta Kearney, Nazia Arfin, Kirsty Shaw and Martin K. Rutter

  4. Section 4: Complications in Pregnancy

    1. Chapter 15

      Hypertension in Diabetes in Pregnancy (pages 146–152)

      Elisabeth R. Mathiesen, Lene Ringholm Nielsen and Peter Damm

  5. Section 5: Delivery and Postdelivery Care

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