Accepted for Publication: October 31, 2011.
Author Contributions: Dr Crume had access to all the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Crume and Dabelea. Acquisition of data: Crume, Scherzinger, Stamm, and Dabelea. Analysis and interpretation of data: Crume, Bahr, Mayer-Davis, Hamman, and Dabelea. Drafting of the manuscript: Crume. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Crume, Bahr, Mayer-Davis, Hamman, Scherzinger, Stamm, and Dabelea. Statistical analysis: Crume, Bahr, Mayer-Davis, and Dabelea. Obtained funding: Dabelea. Administrative, technical, and material support: Crume, Scherzinger, and Stamm. Study supervision: Scherzinger and Dabelea.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by grant RO1 DK068001 from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.
Role of the Sponsor: The study sponsor had no role in the design and conduct of the study; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of the data; or in the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.
Additional Contributions: We thank the mothers and children who participated in EPOCH.
This article was corrected online for typographical errors on May 7, 2012.