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A randomized controlled trial of daily weighing in pregnancy to control gestational weight gain

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 23 April 2020

This randomised control trial compares the weight gain of pregnant women receiving daily weighing to monitor their weight with those receiving standard medical weight-related advice. The results indicate that this intervention is effective and could form part of a wider intervention focusing on diet and exercise to achieve optimal outcomes.

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-020-02884-1

Arthur, C., Di Corleto, E., Ballard, E. and Kothari, A. A randomized controlled trial of daily weighing in pregnancy to control gestational weight gain. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth20, Article number: 223 (2020)