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Diabetes and pregnancy: An update of the problem
(Annual Review of Biomedical Sciences, 2007-12-01) [Resenha]
Pregnancies complicated by diabetes account for about 7% of all pregnancies attended by the Brazilian Unified Healthcare System (SUS) and are one of the main causes of maternal/perinatal morbidity and mortality in Brazil. ...
Association Between Insulin Resistance, Glucose Intolerance, and Hypertension in Pregnancy
(Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 2009-02-01) [Artigo]
There is an association between insulin resistance, glucose intolerance, and essential hypertension, but the relation between insulin resistance, glucose intolerance, and hypertension diagnosed during pregnancy is not well ...
Morphometric study of placental villi and vessels in women with mild hyperglycemia or gestational or overt diabetes
(Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2007-10-01) [Artigo]
In this study, morphometric measures of placental terminal villi and villous vessels were compared in overt, as well as gestational diabetes mellitus, and mild hyperglycemia diagnosed by oral 100 g glucose tolerance test ...
Influence of glycemic control on fetal lung maturity in gestations affected by diabetes or mild hyperglycemia
(Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To evaluate the influence of glycemic control on fetal lung maturity in pregnancies affected by diabetes or mild hyperglycemia. Design. Cross-sectional study. Setting. Level III maternity center. Population. A ...
Study of placental morphometry and maternal-fetal DNA damages in diabetic rats
(Placenta, 2006-01-01) [Resumo]
Comparison between 100-g glucose tolerance test and two other screening tests for gestational diabetes: combined fasting glucose with risk factors and 50-g glucose tolerance test
(São Paulo Medical Journal, 2006-02-01) [Artigo]
CONTEXTO E OBJETIVO: A falta de consenso sobre os protocolos de rastreamento e diagnóstico do diabetes gestacional, associada às dificuldades na realização do teste oral simplificado do diabete gestacional (o teste de ...
Effect of Bauhinia forficata aqueous extract on the maternal-fetal outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2008-02-28) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Bauhinia forficata Link, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of diabetes.Aim of this study: To evaluate the effect of Bauhinia forficata ...
Influence of lower cutoff values for 100-g oral glucose tolerance test and glycemic profile for identification of pregnant women at excessive fetal growth risk
(Endocrine Practice, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate data from patients with normal oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) results and a normal or impaired glycemic profile (GP) to determine whether lower cutoff values for the OGTT and GP (alone or combined) ...
Design and validity of a questionnaire to assess sexuality in pregnant women
(Reproductive Health, 2009-08-27) [Artigo]
Background. A review of validated methods for assessing female sexual dysfunction and a review of male and female sexual dysfunction did not refer to any specific questionnaire for evaluating sexuality during pregnancy. A ...
Effects of Maternal Diabetes on Pregnancy Outcome of Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats
(Hypertension in Pregnancy, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]