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Resource Type: Recommended Reading
Therapy Area: Reproductive Health

Cohort study to examine the association between high maternal weight status and complications during pregnancy and delivery

This cohort study’s objective was to examine the association between high maternal weight status and complications during pregnancy and delivery.
Data from 132 899 first-time singleton deliveries in Scotland between 2008 and 2015 were used. Women with overweight and obesity were compared with women with normal weight. Associations between maternal body mass index and complications during pregnancy and delivery were evaluated.

Open here: https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/bmjopen/10/2/e026168.full.pdf

Source: BMJ

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