Screening and Management of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

  • M. Maresh
  • R. W. Beard


The principal criteria for a screening test are that it should be simple and inexpensive to perform with a high sensitivity and specificity for the condition. In the case of gestational diabetes the screening test is a glucose tolerance test (GTT).


Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Insulin Therapy Gestational Diabetes Dietary Advice Abnormal Glucose Tolerance 
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  • R. W. Beard

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