A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy
Copyright © 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): David R. McCance, Michael Maresh, David A. Sacks
Published Online: 10 MAR 2010
Print ISBN: 9781405179041
Online ISBN: 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.