D A Sacks

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating fetal weight in the management of macrosomia
    D A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 55:229-39. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Preconception care for diabetic women: background, barriers, and strategies for effective implementation
    David A Sacks
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 2:147-61. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Managing type I diabetes in pregnancy: how near normal is necessary?
    D A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital Bellflower, CA 90706, USA
    J Perinatol 26:458-62. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of fetal growth
    David A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 9400 East Rosecrans Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:281-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose test at the first prenatal visit as a screen for gestational diabetes
    David A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90740, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:1197-203. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The utility of a single test to identify women at risk for gestational diabetes
    D A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 9400 East Rosecrans Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 1:86-92. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Etiology, detection, and management of fetal macrosomia in pregnancies complicated by diabetes mellitus
    David A Sacks
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:980-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Induction of labor versus conservative management of pregnant diabetic women
    D A Sacks
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 12:438-41. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy plasma glucose levels exceeding the American Diabetes Association thresholds, but below the National Diabetes Data Group thresholds for gestational diabetes mellitus, are related to the risk of neonatal macrosomia, hypoglycaemia and hyperbilirub
    A Ferrara
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program of Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Diabetologia 50:298-306. 2007
  10. pmc Prevalence and timing of postpartum glucose testing and sustained glucose dysregulation after gestational diabetes mellitus
    Jean M Lawrence
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:569-76. 2010

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating fetal weight in the management of macrosomia
    D A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 55:229-39. 2000
    ..Available evidence suggests that planned interventions based on estimates of fetal weight do not reduce the incidence of shoulder dystocia and do not decrease adverse outcomes attributable to fetal macrosomia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Preconception care for diabetic women: background, barriers, and strategies for effective implementation
    David A Sacks
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 2:147-61. 2006
    ..The support and encouragement of health care personnel, family, and friends is essential for patient retention and compliance with the often rigorous demands of good preconception care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Managing type I diabetes in pregnancy: how near normal is necessary?
    D A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital Bellflower, CA 90706, USA
    J Perinatol 26:458-62. 2006
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  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of fetal growth
    David A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 9400 East Rosecrans Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:281-7. 2004
    ..Fetal development is ultimately determined by dynamic interactions between all of these factors beginning prior to conception and proceeding to delivery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose test at the first prenatal visit as a screen for gestational diabetes
    David A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90740, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:1197-203. 2003
    ..To determine whether the fasting plasma glucose test administered at the first prenatal visit could serve as an efficient screen for gestational diabetes...
  6. ncbi request reprint The utility of a single test to identify women at risk for gestational diabetes
    D A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 9400 East Rosecrans Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 1:86-92. 2001
    ..Further study is needed to identify those glucose values above which women and their babies who are at risk for glycemia-related adverse outcomes may be identified...
  7. ncbi request reprint Etiology, detection, and management of fetal macrosomia in pregnancies complicated by diabetes mellitus
    David A Sacks
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:980-9. 2007
    ..The maternal and fetal consequences of diabetic fetopathy, theories and evidence of how it develops, and management considerations relative to excessive growth of the fetus of a diabetic woman are explored in this chapter...
  8. ncbi request reprint Induction of labor versus conservative management of pregnant diabetic women
    D A Sacks
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California 90706, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 12:438-41. 2002
    ..Currently available evidence suggests that, while induction of labor for women who have diabetes may not carry much maternal or fetal risk, the benefit of this procedure is unclear...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy plasma glucose levels exceeding the American Diabetes Association thresholds, but below the National Diabetes Data Group thresholds for gestational diabetes mellitus, are related to the risk of neonatal macrosomia, hypoglycaemia and hyperbilirub
    A Ferrara
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program of Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Diabetologia 50:298-306. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the extent to which infants of women meeting only the ADA criteria for GDM are at increased risk of neonatal complications...
  10. pmc Prevalence and timing of postpartum glucose testing and sustained glucose dysregulation after gestational diabetes mellitus
    Jean M Lawrence
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:569-76. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence of preexisting diabetes and gestational diabetes mellitus among a racially/ethnically diverse population of pregnant women, 1999-2005
    Jean M Lawrence
    Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:899-904. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess changes in the prevalence of preexisting diabetes (diabetes antedating pregnancy) and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) from 1999 through 2005...
  12. ncbi request reprint What proportion of birth weight is attributable to maternal glucose among infants of diabetic women?
    David A Sacks
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:501-7. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the proportion of birth weight attributable to glucose concentrations of diabetic mothers...
  13. doi request reprint Recurrence of preterm premature rupture of membranes in relation to interval between pregnancies
    Darios Getahun
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:570.e1-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether the recurrence risk of preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) is modified by the interpregnancy interval (IPI)...
  14. pmc Clinical outcomes of pregnancies complicated by mild gestational diabetes mellitus differ by combinations of abnormal oral glucose tolerance test values
    Mary Helen Black
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2524-30. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint Summary and recommendations of the Fifth International Workshop-Conference on Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
    Boyd E Metzger
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:S251-60. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Metformin in pregnancy: its time has not yet come
    Florence M Brown
    Diabetes Care 29:485-6. 2006
  17. doi request reprint Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Boyd E Metzger
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1991-2002. 2008
    ..It is controversial whether maternal hyperglycemia less severe than that in diabetes mellitus is associated with increased risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes mellitus and lesser degrees of pregnancy hyperglycemia: association with increased risk of spontaneous preterm birth
    Monique M Hedderson
    Division of Research at Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:850-6. 2003
    ..To investigate whether different degrees of maternal glucose intolerance are associated with the risk of spontaneous preterm birth...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy weight gain and risk of neonatal complications: macrosomia, hypoglycemia, and hyperbilirubinemia
    Monique M Hedderson
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program of Northern California, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1153-61. 2006
    ..To examine whether pregnancy weight gains outside the Institute of Medicine (IOM) recommendations and rates of maternal weight gain are associated with neonatal complications...
  20. ncbi request reprint On methods and materials: response to Parretti et al
    David A Sacks
    Diabetes Care 25:939-40; author reply 940. 2002