This page provides resources on the latest evidence-based practices relating to diabetes awareness.

 Education Products

Nursing Care of the Woman with Diabetes in Pregnancy – Evidence-Based Guideline

Diabetes Care Before, During and After Pregnancy

Perinatal Nursing: Fourth Edition

Postpartum Emergencies Knowing When and How to Escalate Care Webinar

Use of Insulin for Intrapartum Patients Webinar

 AWHONN JOURNAL ARTICLES

Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing (JOGNN)

Barriers to Exclusive Breastfeeding Among Women With Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in the United States
Kimberly N. Doughty, Alayne G. Ronnenberg, Katherine W. Reeves, Jing Qian, Lindiwe Sibeko
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, Vol. 47, Issue 3, p301–315
Published online: March 3, 2018

Experiences of Parish Nurses in Providing Diabetes Education and Preconception Counseling to Women With Diabetes
Jessica A. Devido, Willa M. Doswell, Betty J. Braxter, Diane L. Spatz, Janice S. Dorman, Martha Ann Terry, Denise Charron-Prochownik
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, Vol. 46, Issue 2, p248–257
Published online: January 16, 2017

Perinatal Nurse Home Visiting Referral Patterns Among Women With Diabetes and Hypertension in Philadelphia
Joan R. Bloch, Susan Zupan, Amy E. McKeever, Jennifer L. Barkin
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, Vol. 46, Issue 1, p29–39
Published online: November 16, 2016

Pilot Feasibility Study of an Educational Intervention in Women With Gestational Diabetes
Janeen S. Amason, Shih-Yu Lee, Kathie Aduddell, Sandra W. Hewell, Lewis Van Brackle
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, Vol. 45, Issue 4, p515–527
Published online: June 3, 2016

Exploring the Psychosocial Predictors of Gestational Diabetes and Birth Weight
Barbara L. Wilson Records, Jane M. Dyer, Gwen Latendresse, Bob Wong, Laurie Baksh
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, Vol. 44, Issue 6, p760–771
Published in issue: November-December, 2015

Nursing for Women’s Health (NWH)

Evidence‐Based Strategies for Managing Gestational Diabetes in Women With Obesity
Elkins, Donnay et al.
Nursing for Women’s Health, Volume 17, Issue 5, 420 – 430

Antenatal Depression and Gestational Diabetes: A Review of Maternaland Fetal Outcomes
Byrn, Mary A. et al.
Nursing for Women’s Health, Volume 17, Issue 1, 22 – 33

Healthy Mom&Baby

How Diabetes Affects You & Your Baby
Understanding Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy
Eating with Gestational Diabetes
How to Deal with Gestational Diabetes

External Websites

American Diabetes Association

Beyond Type 1

Diabetes Education Services