Statistics from Altmetric.com
If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.
Commentary on: OpenUrl
Pregnant women who are overweight or obese and undergo excessive gestational weight gain are at risk of maternal and fetal complications.1 Diet-based and physical activity-based interventions may improve pregnancy outcomes. Any reduction in the risk of high infant birth weight may lower rates of new-born complications and childhood obesity.2
The LIMIT trial evaluated whether antenatal lifestyle interventions in overweight (body mass index (BMI) 25–29.9 kg/m2) and obese (BMI≥30 kg/m2) women improved fetal and maternal outcomes.
Eligible women were recruited at between 10 and 20 weeks’ gestation from three …
Competing interests Chief Investigator of i-WIP project.