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Effectiveness and acceptability of metformin in preventing the onset of type 2 diabetes after gestational diabetes in postnatal women: a protocol for a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind feasibility trial — Optimising health outcomes with Metformin to prevent diAbetes After pregnancy (OMAhA)

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  • Chiamaka Esther Amaefule Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Angeliki Bolou Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Department of Family Care and Mental Health, University of Greenwich, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Zoe Drymoussi Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Francisco Jose Gonzalez Carreras Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Maria del Carmen Pardo Llorente Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Department of Statistics and Operational Research, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Doris Lanz Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Julie Dodds Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Lorna Sweeney Institute for Health and Human Development, University of East London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Elena Pizzo Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) for North Thames London, Department of Applied Health Research, University College London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Maria D’Amico Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Amy Thomas Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Women’s and Children’s Health, Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • James Heighway Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jahnavi Daru Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Soha Sobhy Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Women’s and Children’s Health, Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • John Robson Clinical Effectiveness Group, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Anita Sanghi Women’s Division, Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Javier Zamora Clinical Biostatistics Unit (IRYCIS) and CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health, Ramon y Cajal University Hospital, Madrid, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Angela Harden Institute for Health and Human Development, University of East London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Graham Hitman Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Khalid Khan Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Teresa Pérez Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Department of Statistics and Data Sciences, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Mohammed SB Huda Department of Diabetes and Metabolism, Barts Health NHS Trust, Royal London Hospital, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Shakila Thangaratinam Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health (BARC), Institute of Population Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Chiamaka Esther Amaefule; c.e.amaefule{at}qmul.ac.uk
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Amaefule CE, Bolou A, Drymoussi Z, et al
Effectiveness and acceptability of metformin in preventing the onset of type 2 diabetes after gestational diabetes in postnatal women: a protocol for a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind feasibility trial — Optimising health outcomes with Metformin to prevent diAbetes After pregnancy (OMAhA)

Publication history

  • Received December 4, 2019
  • Revised February 18, 2020
  • Accepted April 1, 2020
  • First published May 17, 2020.
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May 17, 2020

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