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CDC Resources: Obstetrics
Crisis Management, Obstetrics,
SCCM’s COVID-19 Rapid Resource Center now links to pertinent content from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). These resources are categorized as Obstetrics
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Effectiveness of Maternal Vaccination with mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine During Pregnancy Against COVID-19–Associated Hospitalization in Infants Aged <6 Months — 17 States, July 2021–January 2022
Date Added: 2/23/2022
COVID-19 vaccination during pregnancy is recommended to prevent severe illness and death in pregnant women. Infants are at risk for COVID-19–associated complications, including respiratory failure and other life-threatening complications. Effectiveness of maternal completion of a 2-dose primary mRNA COVID-19 vaccination series during pregnancy against COVID-19 hospitalization among infants aged <6 months was 61% (95% CI = 31% to 78%). Effectiveness of completion of the primary COVID-19 vaccine series early and later in pregnancy was 32% (95% CI = –43% to 68%) and 80% (95% CI = 55% to 91%), respectively.
Risk for Stillbirth Among Women With and Without COVID-19 at Delivery Hospitalization — U.S., March 2020–September 2021
Date Added: 12/16/2021
Pregnant women are at increased risk for severe disease from COVID-19, and COVID-19 is associated with an increased risk for adverse perinatal outcomes. On November 19, 2021, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release.
COVID-19–Associated Deaths After SARS-CoV-2 Infection During Pregnancy — Mississippi, March 2020–October 2021
Date Added: 12/16/2021
On November 19, 2021, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release.
v-safe COVID-19 Vaccine Pregnancy Registry
Date Added: 3/25/2021
This is a link to the CDC external resources regarding the v-safe COVID-19 Vaccine Pregnancy Registry. The registry is collecting health information from people who received COVID-19 vaccination in the periconception period (within 30 days before last menstrual period) or during pregnancy. The information is critical to helping individuals and their healthcare providers make informed decisions about COVID-19 vaccination. Participation is voluntary, and participants may opt out at any time.
Toolkit for Pregnant People and New Parents
Date Added: 2/4/2021
This page provides resources and tools to help pregnant people, breastfeeding people and new parents caring for infants to protect their health and help people who serve these communities communicate with them.