Characteristic Study group GDM+ GDM− P
Total, n (%) 91 (100) 59 (65) 32 (35) -
Age (yrs) 27 ± 6 26 ± 5 28 ± 7 NS
BMI (kg/m2) 29 ± 7 30 ± 7 28 ± 6 NS
Lowweight 3 (3) 2 (3) 1 (3) NS
Normalweight 27 (30) 17 (29) 10 (31) NS
Overweight 24 (26) 13 (22) 11 (34) NS
Obesity 37 (41) 27 (46) 10 (31) NS
Weightgain 83 (91) 52 (88) 31 (94) NS
*Weight gainkg. 6/2-10 5/2-10 11/5-22 0.008
Weightloss 8 (9) 7 (12) 1 (3) NS
*Weightloss, kg 4 ± 3 4 ± 3 3 ± 0 0.013
Data are presented as mean and standard deviation and percentages in parenthesis,
*Median/intercuartilic range.
GDM+: With Gestational Diabetes Mellitus; GDM−: Without Gestational Diabetes Mellitus; BMI: Body Mass Index
Table 2: Anthropometric Characteristics.