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Diabetes in Pregnancy: The Complete Guide to Management

  • Author: Lisa E. Moore
  • ISBN: 9783319655178
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Edition: 1st
  • Publication Date: January 5, 2018
  • Format: Paperback – 254 Pages
  • Language: English

From the Back Cover

This book is a comprehensive and easily accessible reference for physicians caring for pregnant women with diabetes. Covering patients with type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes, this handbook offers guidance on the different methods of treatment necessary for each population. Chapters cover the entire scope of patient care, including: diagnosis, patient education, dietary recommendations, medications, management during labor, potential fetal complications, and postpartum management. Obstetricians, gynecologists, primary care physicians, and residents will use this text to quickly answer any question they have on diabetes and pregnancy.

Key Features
  • A comprehensive and easy to navigate guide to caring for pregnant patients with diabetes
  • Covers all stages of care from diagnosis to postpartum management
  • Includes information on patients with type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes, and the differences between caring for those patients
Table of Contents
  1. Screening and Diagnosis of Diabetes in Pregnancy
  2. Preconception Counseling.- Pathophysiology of Diabetes in Pregnancy
  3. Diabetic Diet
  4. Patient Education
  5. Metabolic Syndrome and Pre-Diabetes
  6. Insulin Pump Management.- Complications of Diabetes in Pregnancy
  7. Antepartum Surveillance and Delivery
  8. Intrapartum/Postpartum Management
  9. Fetal Complications of Diabetes
  10. Medications: Oral Agents
  11. Medications: Insulins
  12. Fetal Intrauterine Programming
Author Biography

Dr. Lisa Moore is professor and chief of the division of maternal – fetal medicine at the Paul L Foster School of Medicine at Texas Tech Health Sciences center in El Paso, Texas. She is also the director of the diabetes in pregnancy program and has ongoing research in the medical management of diabetes in pregnancy. She received her medical degree from Duke University medical school followed by a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Medical College of Georgia and Fellowship in Maternal –Fetal medicine at the University of Mississippi.

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