COVID-19 in Pregnancy: ObGyn Explains (August Update)

Dr. Danielle Jones, board certified ObGyn, talks about COVID-19 in maternity. This upgrade covers maternal ailment, maternity complications, miscarriage, stillbirth, separation vs rooming in if you are COVID+ at birth, vertical transmission, trying to develop, and also much extra.

BASIC RESOURCES:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Hours: Available 24 hrs. Languages: English, Spanish.

Mental Health
http://www.nationalperinatal.org/mental_health

Mental Health Support New Yorkers Can Access While Staying Home

Online Therapy (I have no association with these websites).
https://www.talkspace.com/.
https://www.betterhelp.com/.

CDC GUIDANCE (SEE SECTION ON MATERNAL/NEONATAL CONTACT): https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/caring-for-newborns.html.

WHO GUIDANCE:.
https://www.who.int/news-room/commentaries/detail/breastfeeding-and-covid-19.

AAP (Updated) GUIDANCE:.
https://services.aap.org/en/pages/2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-infections/clinical-guidance/faqs-management-of-infants-born-to-covid-19-mothers/.

ACOG Patient Resources: https://www.acog.org/patient-resources/faqs/pregnancy/coronavirus-pregnancy-and-breastfeeding#How%20does%20COVID19%20affect%20pregnant%20women.

CDC COVID-19 In Pregnancy General Info:.
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-updates/special-populations/pregnancy-data-on-covid-19.html.

KEY LITERATURE:.

Two magazines (one French, one from a CDC Review) suggesting boosted rates of ICU admission in pregnancy:.
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/9/20-2144_article.
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/9/20-2144_article.

3 Publications Refuting Increased Rates of ICU Admission:.
Scandinavian Systematic Review: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7262097/.
Lancet Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis: https://www.thelancet.com/action/showPdf?pii=S2589-5370%2820%2930190-5.
American Journal of ObGyn – ICU Admissions Preg vs Non-Preg: https://www.ajog.org/article/S0002-9378( 20 )30528-7/ fulltext.

Vertical Transmission Confirmation: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-17436-6.

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** The details in this video is intended to act as educational details as well as is not meant or indicated to be a replacement for specialist clinical guidance, medical diagnosis or therapy. All content, consisting of message, graphics, pictures, as well as details, contained in this video is for basic information functions only and does not replace an assessment with your very own doctor/advanced practice carrier. **.

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