In this video Heather Chandler, Diabetes Specialist Midwife from Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust, describes how their gestational diabetes screening service was designed and the impact it has had on outcomes for patient safety in antenatal care.
This leaflet, from NHS Diabetes, can be given to women with diabetes considering or planning a pregnancy. It contains useful information about diabetes control and medications management in pregnancy.
Diabetes in pregnancy: management of diabetes and its complications from pre-conception to the postnatal period
This guidance from NICE covers the care and treatment of pregnant women with diabetes in the NHS in England and Wales. It also covers the care of their newborn babies.
This case study describes Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust's project to improve pre-pregnancy care (PPC) in patients with diabetes.