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Gestational Diabetes: Pathophysiology, Risk, and Outcomes

  • Credit:1.0 ACCENT
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Date:APR.17.2019 1:00 PM

Price: $0.00

Member Price: $0.00

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Worldwide, gestational diabetes mellitus affects approximately 14% of pregnant women.  Gestational diabetes can lead to increased risks for both the mother and the fetus, including preeclampsia, macrosomia, and/or fetal death. This webinar focuses on understanding the diagnostic criteria for gestational diabetes in addition to the management and appropriate postpartum follow-up to ensure optimal outcomes for both mother and baby.

What you will learn

  • Understand the pathophysiology of gestational diabetes
  • Know the current ADA guidelines for the diagnosis of gestational diabetes
  • Describe the recommended lifetime follow-up care for women with a history of gestational diabetes


Jeanne Rhea-McManus

Jeanne Rhea-McManus, PhD, NRCC, DABCC
Medical Officer
Siemens Healthineers Diagnostics
Newark, DE



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