Archived: Gestational Diabetes: Screening
Original Release Date: May 2008
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Archived: Recommendation Summary
Summary of Recommendations
|Pregnant Women, either before or after 24 weeks gestation|
The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), either before or after 24 weeks gestation.
Go to the Figure for a summary of this recommendation and suggestions for clinical practice. Table 1 describes the USPSTF grades and Table 2 describes the USPSTF classification of levels of certainty about net benefit.
This recommendation statement was first published by the Annals of Internal Medicine.
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Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Gestational Diabetes: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.