Evaluation and Management of Infants of Diabetic Mothers
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Jessica Brunkhorst, MD
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The prevalence of gestational diabetes is increasing due to increasing rates of obesity. Gestational diabetes increases the chances of adverse outcomes for both the mother and infant.
In this Pediatrics in Practice podcast Jessica Brunkhorst, MD, neonatologist, reviews fetal anomalies and conditions associated with maternal diabetes, describes initial evaluation and management for infants of a diabetic mother, and discusses current recommendations regarding the management of hypoglycemia.
Smith, Michael and Brunkhorst, Jessica, "Evaluation and Management of Infants of Diabetic Mothers" (2017). Pediatrics in Practice Podcast. 5.