QOD 89: Complications of Gestational Diabetes (Endocrine/Metabolic/Health Promotion and Maintenance)

QOD 89: Complications of Gestational Diabetes (Endocrine/Metabolic/Health Promotion and Maintenance)

Question:

A pregnant client is in labor to deliver her baby. The mother is 39 weeks’ gestation and has had gestational diabetes during pregnancy. The mother has missed many prenatal appointments and admits that she has not checked her blood glucose levels or controlled her diet well, despite her diagnosis . . .