More Signs COVID Shots Are Safe for Pregnant Women
Julia Wu, ScD, Principal Investigator and Epidemiologist, Human Immunomics Initiative at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Boston.
Jacqueline Parchem, MD, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.
Christa Carrig, registered nurse; labor and delivery nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
Andrea Edlow, MD, Principal Investigator and Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
CDC COVID Data Tracker: “Data on COVID-19 in Pregnancy: Severity of Maternal Illness.”
CDC: “V-safe Vaccine COVID-19 Vaccine Pregnancy Registry,” “Information on COVID-19 vaccines for people who are pregnant or breastfeeding.”
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: “Vaccination of Pregnant and Breastfeeding Patients Against COVID-19”.
The Hill: “Vaccine research must include pregnant women during COVID and beyond.”
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine: “SMFM: Provider Considerations for Engaging in COVID-19 Vaccine Counseling for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Patients 4.1.2021 (last published 3.3.21).”
Press Release, Massachusetts General Hospital: “Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women Show Robust Immune Response to COVID Vaccines, Transmit Antibodies to Newborns.”
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology: “Cord blood antibodies after maternal COVID-19 vaccination during pregnancy”, “Response to COVID-19 vaccine in pregnant and lactating women: a cohort study.”
European Journal of Epidemiology: “Acceptance of COVID-19 vaccine in pregnant women and mothers of young children: results of a survey in 16 countries.”
Press Release, Pfizer: “Pfizer and BioNTech Launch Global Clinical Trial to Evaluate Covid-19 Vaccine in Pregnant Women.”
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