Interventions to help with reduction of recurrent gestational diabetes

Expiry Date
: 01/04/2026
CPD Units
: 3.00 Points
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This review looks into how some forms of pre-pregnancy lifestyle interventions can lessen the rate of recurrence of gestational diabetes

Keywords: Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM), preconceptional intervention, Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT)

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Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The aim of this article is to establish if lifestyle intervention before pregnancy can help to minimise the recurrence of gestational diabetes.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Maternal and fetal complications of gestational diabetes.
  2. Risk factors for gestational diabetes.
  3. Diagnosis of gestational diabetes.
  4. Lifestyle intervention that can help to minimise the recurrence of gestational diabetes.

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