Published in Women's Health Weekly, February 3rd, 2005
S. Weerakiet and colleagues at Mahidol University's Ramathibodi Hospital in Bangkok set out "to determine the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and the pregnancy outcomes in Asian women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)."
The retrospective cohort study was performed to compare pregnancy outcomes of 47 pregnancies in 41 PCOS women with 264 pregnancies in 222 women with normal menstruation. Logistic regression was used to assess the risk of PCOS on GDM, hypertensive disorder in pregnancy (HDP), and premature...
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