Project Description

Influenza or Meningococcal Immunization During Pregnancy and Mortality in Women and Infants: A Pooled Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.

Background: This analysis includes pooled data from 2 placebo-controlled maternal influenza immunization trials, with a separate analysis on a meningococcal conjugate vaccine-controlled maternal influenza immunization trial. Maternal influenza immunization was not associated with infant or maternal all-cause mortality in placebo-controlled trials.

Author List: Clark DR, Omer SB, Tapia MD, Nunes MC, Cutland CL, Tielsch JM, Wairagkar N, Madhi SA; for BMGF Supported Maternal Influenza Immunization Trials Investigators Group.

Journal Name: Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2020 Jul;39(7):641-644. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002629. PMID: 32379201; PMCID: PMC7279057.

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