International Scholarly Research Notices / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

A Case-Control Study on Risk Factors for Preterm Deliveries in a Secondary Care Hospital, Southern India

Table 1

Diagnostic criteria for clinical conditions.

Clinical conditionCriteria

Gestational diabetes mellitusFasting plasma glucose ≥92 mg/dL to 126 mg/dL (as fasting plasma glucose ≥126 mg/dL is consistent with overt diabetes)

Pregnancy induced hypertensionSystolic blood pressure ≥130 mm Hg and/or Diastolic blood pressure ≥90 mm Hg

AnemiaHemoglobin <11.0 g/dL

Oligohydramnios Amniotic fluid index <8