This population should be considered at a high risk and be included in Phase 1B vaccination schedules, the authors say.
COVID-19 mortality was 13 times higher in pregnant mothers than in similarly aged individuals who were not pregnant.
The rate of pregnant patients who die from COVID-19 infection is 13 times higher than that of those in the same age group. Dr.
One thing doctors do know: Catching the coronavirus while pregnant is dangerous.
Is it safe for pregnant people to get the COVID-19 vaccine? As of right now, Dr.
Pregnant women, especially in their last trimester, need to be very guarded to avoid contracting COVID-19, according to new statewide data collected by a group of obstetricians across several hospital systems in Washington.
Just 2.7% of expectant mothers overall tested positive for the coronavirus at UW Medicine hospitals in Seattle after universal screening.
A study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology found that COVID-19 infections severely affect pregnant women with existing health challenges.
Much is still unknown about the virus that causes COVID-19. Dr.
Biochemical reasons for lag times between conception and pregnancy in mice became clearer in a recent study