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BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

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Gestational diabetes and pregnancy outcomes - a systematic review of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) diagnostic criteria

  • Eliana M Wendland1Email author,
  • Maria Regina Torloni2,
  • Maicon Falavigna3,
  • Janet Trujillo3,
  • Maria Alice Dode4,
  • Maria Amélia Campos5,
  • Bruce B Duncan3 and
  • Maria Inês Schmidt3
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth201212:23

Received: 14 November 2011

Accepted: 31 March 2012

Published: 31 March 2012

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Original Submission
14 Nov 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
24 Dec 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Shareen Forbes
6 Feb 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Lindsay
7 Mar 2012 Author responded Author comments - ELIANA WENDLAND
Resubmission - Version 2
7 Mar 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
31 Mar 2012 Editorially accepted
31 Mar 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2393-12-23

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Authors’ Affiliations

Federal University of Health Sciences
São Paulo Federal University
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Federal University of Pelotas
Conceição Hospital