Vital Signs: Burden and Prevention of Influenza and Pertussis Among Pregnant Women and Infants — United States
Examines influenza-associated hospitalization among pregnant women and infant hospitalization and death associated with influenza and pertussis. Includes data on vaccination rates for influenza and Tdap (tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis) among pregnant women in rural and nonrural areas.
Megan C. Lindley, Katherine E. Kahn, Barbara H. Bardenheier, et al.
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 68(40), 885-892
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Children and youth · Infectious diseases · Maternal health and prenatal care · Mortality · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Vaccination · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women