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A regional pre-pregnancy care (PPC) programme for women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
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PMID:  22838100     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Unfortunately the risks associated with pregnancy in a woman with Diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2) continue to be high. However these risks can be reduced significantly with pregnancy planning and pre-pregnancy care. We report here the establishment of a regional pre pregnancy service and the interim results of its benefits. Pre pregnancy care is as vital as combined diabetes antenatal care for women with diabetes and must become the norm for this population.
Authors:
E Mustafa; S Khalil; B Kirwan; L Carmody; T Gallacher; Y Mitchell; M Todd; S Hoashi; M Durkan; F P Dunne
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Irish medical journal     Volume:  105     ISSN:  0332-3102     ISO Abbreviation:  Ir Med J     Publication Date:  2012 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-07-30     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0430275     Medline TA:  Ir Med J     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  11-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, School of Medicine, National University of Ireland, Galway University Hospitals. haythamelf@gmail.com
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