Tag: seasonal variation

  1. In a prospective cohort study of over 7000 glucose tolerance tests (GTT) of pregnant patients, GTTs performed in the winter were associated with lower 1-hour and 2-hour glucose results compared to tests performed in the summer Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is the most...
Image: PD 1. In this retrospective analysis of a population of Israeli children, a 2-fold increase in asthma exacerbations was seen in patient visits to pediatric primary care settings in early September as compared to August. 2. Prescriptions for asthma medication also increased 2-fold in September and early October when compared...