Experts reject new diagnostic criteria for GDM

A US National Institutes of Health (NIH) expert panel met earlier this month to discuss the criteria, releasing a statement stating there was not enough evidence to adopt the single-step fasting glucose test proposed by the International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG).

Dr Aidan McElduff, president of the Australian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS), said had the NIH consensus group endorsed the international guidelines, it would have made the decision on which