(Abstracted from BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care 2018;6:e000456)
This study was a follow-up study to the prospective randomized controlled trial comparing metformin versus insulin. In particular, it compared the body composition and metabolic outcomes at 7 to 9 years of children born to women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) randomized to metformin (±insulin) or insulin treatment during pregnancy.
Department of Obstetrics, National Women's Health at Auckland City Hospital (J.A.R.); Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology (E.C.R., J.L., V.O.); Department of Surgery, University of Auckland (L.D.P.), Auckland, New Zealand; Robinson Research Institute, University of Adelaide (S.C., W.M.H.); and Department of Obstetrics, Women's and Children's Hospital (W.M.H.), Adelaide, South Australia, Australia