Critical illness due to 2009 A/H1N1 influenza in pregnant and postpartum women: Population based cohort study

Ian M Seppelt, Elizabeth A Sullivan, Rinaldo Bellomo, David Ellwood, Simon Finfer, Belinda Duval Howe, Marian Knight, Colin McArthur, Nolan McDonnell, Claire K McLintock, Thomas John Morgan, Siouxzy Morrison, Nhi Nguyen, Michael Peek, Wendy Pollock, Geraldine Vaughan, Yueping Alex Wang, Steven A R Webb

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Abstract

The article describes the epidemiology of 2009 A/H1N1 influenza in critically ill pregnant women. Pregnancy is a risk factor for critical illness related to 2009 H1N1 influenza, which causes maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 6
Number of pages6
JournalBMJ
Volume340
Issue number0
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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