Evidence brief on pregnancy and severity of COVID-19


ID:
172

Research Question:
Are pregnant women at higher risk of severe COVID-19 disease than non-pregnant women of reproductive age?

Document Type:
Evidence summary/scan

Population:
Adolescents (13-19 years), Adults (20-64 years), Female, COVID-19 Positive

Setting:
Community

Public health topic area:
Infection prevention and control measures, Reproductive health

Contact Name:
PHAC Emerging Science Group

Contact Title:
N/A

Contact Email:
phac.emergingsciencesecretariat-secretariatdessciencesemergentes.aspc@canada.ca

Organization:
Public Health Agency of Canada

Jurisdiction (of reviewer):
Federal

Status of Review:
Completed

Review available:
On request

Date Completed:
2020-07-17

Date Submitted:
2020-08-10