Is fasting glucose level during oral glucose tolerance test an indicator of the insulin need in gestational diabetes?


Akinci B., Celtik A. , Yener S., Yesil S.

DIABETES RESEARCH AND CLINICAL PRACTICE, cilt.82, ss.219-225, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 82 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.diabres.2008.07.023
  • Dergi Adı: DIABETES RESEARCH AND CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.219-225

Özet

Maintenance of a good metabolic control improves foetal and maternal outcomes in gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). The aim of this study is to investigate the utility of diagnostic oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in prediction of the need of insulin in patients with GDM.