NIH still recommends 2-step method in detecting GDM

03/8/2013 | Family Practice News

An independent NIH panel has recommended the continued use of the current two-step method in diagnosing gestational diabetes in U.S. women, as more studies may be needed to consider a one-step approach proposed by the International Association of the Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups. "The panel is particularly concerned about the adoption of new criteria that would increase the prevalence of GDM, and the corresponding costs and interventions, without clear demonstration of improvements in the most clinically important health and patient-centered outcomes," the panel said.

View Full Article in:

Family Practice News

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Attest Health Care Advisors
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Patent Attorney
Coats and Bennett PLLC
Cary, NC
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA
Food Lawyer
Wayzata, MN
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI