Chapter 7. The Dietary Management of Diabetic Pregnancies

  1. Gary Frost1,
  2. Anne Dornhorst1 and
  3. Robert Moses Director of Diabetes Services2
  1. Anne Dornhorst and
  2. Gary Frost

Published Online: 21 JUN 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0470869437.ch7

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus

How to Cite

Dornhorst, A. and Frost, G. (2003) The Dietary Management of Diabetic Pregnancies, in Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus (eds G. Frost, A. Dornhorst and R. Moses), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470869437.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Nutrition and Dietetic Research Group, Department of Metabolic Medicine and Nutrition and Dietetics, Division of Investigational Science, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial School of Medicine, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK

  2. 2

    Illawarra Area Health Service, 4/393 Crown Street, Wollongong, NSW, 2500, Australia

Author Information

  1. Nutrition and Dietetic Research Group, Department of Metabolic Medicine and Nutrition and Dietetics, Division of Investigational Science, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial School of Medicine, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JUN 2004
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471497516

Online ISBN: 9780470869437

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Consequences of a Diabetic Pregnancy

  • The Therapeutic Aim in the Management of Diabetic Pregnancies

  • Preconception Nutritional Counselling in Diabetic Pregnancies

  • General Dietetic Advice for Pregnancy

  • Recommended Maternal Weight Gains in Non-diabetic Pregnancies

  • Energy Requirements in Pregnancy

  • Metabolic Changes in Non-diabetic Pregnancy

  • Specific Metabolic Changes Associated with Type 1 Diabetes

  • Specific Metabolic Changes Associated with Type 2 Diabetes

  • Specific Metabolic Changes Associated with Gestational Diabetes

  • General Dietary Recommendations for GDM

  • Calorie Restriction in the Obese Woman with GDM

  • The Optimal Mix of Dietary Carbohydrate and Fat for GDM

  • Dietary Fat

  • Diet and Insulin Therapy for GDM

  • Long-term Dietary Advice for the Mother and Her Child

  • The Need and Feasibility of Future Dietary Studies in Pregnancy

  • Summary

  • References