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- Russell, Noirin E.; Higgins, Mary F.; Amaruso, Michael; Foley, Michael; McAuliffe, F.M.
- Diabetes care 2009 v.32 no.11 pp. 2050-2055
- umbilical arteries, etc ; biomarkers; blood serum; cardiac output; cardiomyopathy; correlation; fetus; glycemic control; hyperglycemia; hypoxia; infants; insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; mothers; natriuretic peptides; observational studies; patients; pregnancy; troponin T; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... OBJECTIVE: Cardiomyopathy is noted in up to 40% of infants of diabetic mothers, and the exact mechanisms are unknown. The aim of this study was to determine whether fetal serum markers of cardiac function differ between normal and type 1 diabetic pregnancies and to examine the relationship between these markers and fetal cardiac structure and function. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: This was a prosp ...
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