Glucose intolerance results in higher than normal blood glucose levels - hyperglycemia. This condition arises due to Impaired fasting glucose, Impaired glucose tolerance, Pre-diabetes, Type 2 diabetes. Glucose intolerance occurs more commonly during pregnancy. This is normal for most women but must be dealt with through either a diet or insulin plan as there can be considerable risk to the health of the baby as well as the mother. Individuals with plasma glucose (PG) levels intermediate between those considered normal and those considered diabetic considered to have impaired glucose tolerance.
Scholarly peer review is the process of subjecting an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field, before a paper describing this work is published in a journal. The work may be accepted, considered acceptable with revisions, or rejected. Peer review requires a community of experts in a given (narrowly defined) field, who are qualified and able to perform reasonably impartial review.
Last date updated on September, 2014