Maternal Type 1 Diabetes and Risk of Autism in Offspring

JAMA. 2018 Jul 3;320(1):89-91. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.7614.

Abstract

This cohort study uses electronic health record data to examine associations between maternal diabetes (preexisting type 1, type 2, and gestational) and autism spectrum disorder in children.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder / epidemiology
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder / etiology*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Diabetes, Gestational
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Male
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy in Diabetics*
  • Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects*
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Risk Factors