Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Pregnancy: What Maternal-Fetal Medicine Subspecialists Need to Know


On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 (referred to as coronavirus) outbreak a pandemic. In light of this declaration, communication to obstetric care providers about this disease and how best to advise pregnant women is imperative. This document complements the recent American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Practice Advisory and rapidly evolving guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on this topic, with a specific focus on maternal, fetal, and neonatal implications (1).

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Seattle Gynecologic Society

Since 1941, the Seattle Gynecologic Society (SGS) has worked to establish itself as a forum for members of both private and university communities to gather and share both scientific information and to discuss the challenges and joys of OB/GYN practice in all its various forms.

Supporting the continual professional development of its members, The SGS is dedicated to providing ongoing continuing medical education for obstetricians, gynecologists, family practitioners, nurse practitioners, and other health care providers who work in women’s health. For over 70 years, SGS has been contributing to the success of its members.

To apply to become a member of SGS or if you have any questions on your membership status or renewal status please contact Executive Director, Kimberly Conn (admin@seagyn.org)

 

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