NICE guidance on diabetes in pregnancy: management of diabetes and its complications from preconception to the postnatal period. NICE clinical guideline 63. London, March 2008

Diabet Med. 2008 Sep;25(9):1025-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-5491.2008.02532.x.


The care of pregnant women with disorders of glucose metabolism is a satisfying part of diabetes care but outcomes remain less than ideal. The evidence base to improve care has grown over subsequent decades and clinicians will welcome up-to-date NICE guidance on this topic. This review looks at the guidance from the perspective of a secondary care diabetes team.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Government Agencies
  • Humans
  • Postnatal Care / methods
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic*
  • Preconception Care / methods
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy in Diabetics / therapy*
  • Prenatal Care / methods
  • United Kingdom