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The Infant Born to a Woman with Gestational Diabetes

Abstract Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is defined as glucose intolerance with onset during pregnancy. During pregnancy, women with GDM develop insulin resistance, which results in altered glucose tolerance. As a result, there are frequent episodes of hyperglycemia and high levels … Continue reading

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Neonatal care in Scotland: the opportunity for change

There has been significant attention on neonatal care in Scotland over recent weeks. January 2017 saw the publication of ‘Bliss Scotland Baby Report: An Opportunity to Deliver Improvements in Neonatal Care’, and the Scottish Government’s maternity and neonatal services review … Continue reading

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