American Dietetic Association Guide to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

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American Dietetic Association, 2005 - Health & Fitness - 178 pages
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Gestational diabetes mellitus is a growing concern in women's health. This reference examines the pathophysiology, classification, screening, and diagnosis of gestational diabetes, and provides information on testing methods used to monitor maternal and fetal health, nutrition requirements in pregnancy, medical nutrition therapy, insulin therapy in pregnancy, and postpartum considerations. Practical forms, including questionnaires, assessment forms, and food plan calculations are included.

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Pathophysiology of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
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Maternal and Fetal Complications Associated with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
27
Medical Nutrition Therapy
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