preterm birth

January 27, 2021

COVID-19 mortality was 13 times higher in pregnant mothers than in similarly aged individuals who were not pregnant.

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May 15, 2020

A study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology found that COVID-19 infections severely affect pregnant women with existing health challenges.

January 15, 2020

NIH-funded, nationwide study, led by a UW Medicine newborn care physician, suggests erythropoietin, while safe, may not protect against severe brain damage. 

May 29, 2019

The apparent linkage between the makeup of the microbiome and preterm births could eventually be used to develop strategies to prevent prematurity.

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