COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy

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COVID-19 infection in pregnancy carries a significant risk of hospital admission and a higher risk of severe illness than for the non-pregnant population – especially so in the third trimester – and a higher risk of preterm birth.

Letter with urgent actions to improve rates of vaccination in pregnancy against COVID-19.

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Letter from Matthew Jolly, Professor Jacqueline Dunkley-Bent and Dr Jonathan Leach to Maternity and Primary care services.

Published 30 July 2021.