Maternal immunisation in pregnancy to protect newborn infants

Arch Dis Child. 2019 Apr;104(4):316-319. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2017-313530. Epub 2018 Jun 16.
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Keywords: infectious diseases; influenza vaccine; maternal immunization; pertussis vaccine; vaccines.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Antibody Formation / immunology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Immunization*
  • Immunoglobulin G / metabolism
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical / prevention & control*
  • Influenza, Human / prevention & control
  • Maternal-Fetal Exchange / immunology
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / immunology
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / prevention & control*
  • Prenatal Care / methods*
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections / prevention & control
  • Streptococcal Infections / prevention & control
  • Vaccines*
  • Whooping Cough / prevention & control

Substances

  • Immunoglobulin G
  • Vaccines