Neonatus Dengan Ibu Diabetes

Nur Agustini
Journal article Indonesian Journal of Nursing • October 1998

Abstract

A pregnancy in a woman with diabetes mellitus can affect the health status of her fetus. This is because the level of blood sugar in a fetus will be affected by the level of blood sugar in the mother, which on the other hand the level of insulin of a mother does not affect the level; of insulin of her fetus. This condition may produce a hyperinsulinism that leads to hypoglycemia and respiratory distress in a newborn. A well understanding on a baby of diabetic mother is required for a nurse to deliver a comprehensive nursing care as an effort to assist a growth and development process of a baby optimally.

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Indonesian Journal of Nursing

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