Title

Gestational Diabetes: Screening, Diagnosis, And Management for the Primary Care Provider

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

2-11-2016

Abstract

Objectives:

  • Learners will be able to:
  • Distinguish gestational diabetes (GDM) from other types of diabetes in pregnancy
  • Recognize women at risk for GDM
  • Screen and diagnose GDM
  • Counsel patients on nutrition therapy
  • Choose appropriate medications for treatment of GDM
  • Recognize when to refer to OB-GYN or MFM
  • Counsel patients who had GDM postpartum on their risk of persistent impaired glucose metabolism

Presentation: 45:02