Research carried out by Professor Helen Murphy and Dr Zoe Stewart details the experiences of the first 16 women with Type 1 diabetes to successfully use an “artificial pancreas” throughout their pregnancy and during childbirth.
The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, is summarized here
Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery during Pregnancy in Women with Type 1 Diabetes. Stewart ZA, Wilinska ME, Hartnell S, Temple RC, Rayman G, Stanley KP, Simmons D, Law GR, Scott EM, Hovorka R and Murphy HR
N Engl J Med 2016; 375:644-654 August, 2016 DOI: 10.1056/NEHMMoa1602494