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Diabetologia

, Volume 61, Issue 8, pp 1881–1883 | Cite as

Insights uncovered from experiencing a rise in the incidence of gestational diabetes at a Melbourne hospital

  • Elisabeth Ng
  • Madeleine Neff
  • Shoshana Sztal-Mazer
Letter

Keywords

Diagnostic criteria Gestational diabetes Incidence 

Abbreviations

2HG

2 h plasma glucose

ADIPS

Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society

GDM

Gestational diabetes mellitus

Notes

Acknowledgements

L. Bach (Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Alfred Health, Australia) for participation in the discussion regarding which outpatient costs should be considered in our estimates.

Contribution statement

All authors were responsible for drafting the article and revising it critically for important intellectual content. All authors approved the version to be published.

Duality of interest

The authors certify that they have no affiliations with, or involvement in, any organisation or entity with any financial or non-financial interest in the subject matter or materials discussed in this manuscript. The authors declare that there is no duality of interest associated with this manuscript.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Alfred HealthMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Department of Nutrition & Dietetics, Alfred HealthMelbourneAustralia
  3. 3.Department of Endocrinology & Diabetes, Alfred HealthMelbourneAustralia

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