Medical Management of GDM - following the evidence on "Changing Patterns in Medication Prescription for Gestational Diabetes During a Time of Guideline Change in the USA: A Cross-sectional Study".
Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is one of the most common pregnancy complications and is associated with preeclampsia, preterm birth, stillbirth, cesarean delivery, fetal macrosomia, birth injury, neonatal hypoglycemia, childhood obesity in the offspring and other short- and long-term complications.(Sweeting AN, et al. Diabetes Care. 2016;39:75-81).