968: Perinatal outcomes of small for gestational age neonates born to mothers with and without gestational diabetes mellitus Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Objective The perinatal outcomes of large for gestational age (LGA) neonates born to mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) has been widely investigated however there is limited data regarding outcomes of small for gestational age (SGA) in this population. The objective of our study is to compare the perinatal outcomes of SGA neonates born to mothers with and without GDM. Study Design In a population-based retrospective cohort study, perinatal outcome of SGA newborns to mothers with and without GDM was evaluated. All SGA infants between the years 1991-2014 were included. Multiple pregnancies, patients lacking prenatal care, mothers with pre-gestational diabetes mellitus and neonates with congenital malformations or chromosomal abnormalities were excluded from the study. A multivariable generalized estimating equation (GEE) logistic regression …

publication date

  • January 1, 2018