Pertussis and influenza immunisation during pregnancy: a landscape review
Auteur Bahaa Abu Raya
Auteur Kathryn M. Edwards
Auteur David W. Scheifele
Auteur Scott A. Halperin
Publication The Lancet. Infectious Diseases
Date Jul 2017
Résumé Immunisation during pregnancy is a relatively new strategy, and is currently limited to tetanus, pertussis, and influenza vaccines. None of these vaccines were developed specifically for use in pregnancy, but they provide an effective method of protecting mothers and young infants. In response to increases in pertussis morbidity and mortality among young infants, several...