Table 1—

Maternal characteristics and complications in the untreated IGT group, control subjects, and women with treated GDM/diabetes

Control group (n = 812)Untreated IGT (n = 213)P*GDM/DM (n = 116)
Age (years)30.0 ± 5.032.5 ± 5.0<0.00131.4 ± 5.3
Weight (kg)66.2 ± 11.773.4 ± 16.0<0.00177.9 ± 16.8
Length (cm)166 ± 6163 ± 7<0.001163 ± 6
BMI (kg/m2)24.1 ± 4.027.5 ± 5.4<0.00129.4 ± 5.8
Primipara (%)42.933.80.0233.9
Non-Nordic origin (%)18.848.3<0.00150.4
Prepregnancy hypertension (%)0.93.80.0026.1
PIH (%)1.72.4NS2.6
Preeclampsia (%)2.74.7NS6.9
Cesarean section total (%)14.726.4<0.00126.7
Emergency9.817.00.00113.8
VE/Forceps (%)7.97.5NS6.2
  • Data are rates or means ± SD.

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    * For control vs. IGT subjects by χ2 or Mann-Whitney U tests.