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Diagnostic testing for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) during the COVID-19 pandemic: Antenatal and postnatal testing advice

During the COVID-19 pandemic, temporary changes to the recommended process of diagnostic testing for GDM during pregnancy and for postnatal testing in women who have had GDM may be required. Local health care institutions should make the decision about the appropriate GDM testing protocol for their local population based on demographic factors and local public health data regarding the risk of COVID-19 exposure.

Please click the link below to read a recent advisory article for clinicians, produced by the Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS) and the Australian Diabetes Society (ADS).

Click here for the article