Controlling diabetes in pregnancy. What is the best approach?

In this study Jeffrey D. Sperling, from the University of California, San Francisco, compared the effectiveness of multiple daily injections (MDI) for controlling women’s insulin levels during their pregnancies with the effectiveness of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII). 156 women took part in the study which found that the women treated with MDI were more likely to be admitted to hospital because of problems with their blood sugar.

You can read the abstract of this article here.


About John Gale

I work as a medical librarian in the Joint Education and Training (JET) library at Leighton Hospital, Crewe. I keep clinicians up to date with the latest research, help them to find the best information about treatment and train them to find - and assess - high-quality information for themselves. I also help doctors and nurses find and write high-quality information for patients.
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