The challenge of multidisciplinary research: Improving diabetic pregnancy together

D. N. Voormolen, J. H. De Vries, A. Franx, B. W. Mol, I. M. Evers

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Abstract

Improving diabetic pregnancy outcome is a goal shared by many involved specialists. Despite proper glucose control, the incidence of maternal and perinatal complications is very high, including a high risk for pre-eclampsia, congenital malformations, perinatal mortality and macrosomia. To improve outcome, not only collaborating in the doctor's office is required but also participation in critical evaluation of our treatment strategies by means of randomised clinical trials.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)270-273
Number of pages4
JournalNetherlands Journal of Medicine
Volume71
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2013

Keywords

  • Diabetes
  • Multidisciplinary research
  • Pregnancy

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    Voormolen, D. N., De Vries, J. H., Franx, A., Mol, B. W., & Evers, I. M. (2013). The challenge of multidisciplinary research: Improving diabetic pregnancy together. Netherlands Journal of Medicine, 71(5), 270-273.