HAPO

AcronymDefinition
HAPOHigh Altitude Pulmonary Oedema
HAPOHyperglycaemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (medical study)
HAPOHanford Atomic Products Operations
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The HAPO study was launched to explain the observed clinical trend of poor outcomes in pregnancies with different grades of glucose intolerance.
The main reasons proffered for not switching to the IADPSG criteria are the lack of evidence that the additional women identified will have improved outcomes (the HAPO study was observational) and the considerable cost to society incurred by the large increase in the number of individuals diagnosed with GDM.
En 2008, un estudio de cohorte en 15 centros Ib en nueve paises a cargo del grupo HAPO evaluo la prueba de tolerancia oral a la glucosa (PTOG) con 75 g en las semanas 24 a 32 de gestacion.
Launched in 2000, the original HAPO study was funded by NIH and conducted at 15 clinical centers in nine countries.
The overall gestational diabetes incidence rate in HAPO averaged 16%, Dr.
Based on the work of HAPO, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) revised its guidelines for diabetes assessment and now recommends that physicians perform a 75-g OGTT at 24 to 28 weeks' gestation, with plasma glucose measurement in the fasting state and at 1 and 2 hours.
Planar offerings such as the Bobcat and Margay displays and CoolSign software have been deployed for digital signage applications in a variety of financial services environments, such as the lobby waiting areas at Bellco Credit Union, First Tech Credit Union, HAPO Credit Union and other banks.
7 [micro]g/L was taken, being the 90th percentile for the total HAPO study cohort, which is known to correlate with chances of neonatal hypoglycaemia.
sup][2] After reviewing the results of the HAPO study, many international diabetes study groups, including the International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups and ADA have adopted the 75 g oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) at 24−28 weeks as a screening and diagnostic test and defined new cut-off values for GDM diagnosis.
Clark, board member of HAPO Community Credit Union based in Richland, Wash.
It was not until the HAPO (Hyperglycemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes) trial that perinatal outcomes were primarily correlated with the results of a universal OGTT (fasting 75-g, 2-hour OGTT)," they said.