COVID-19 during peripartum period and infant health
Project ID: 2020-018/ 2021 0950 085 000
Type of Response: Research report or technical brief
Knowledge User: BORN Ontario & Provincial Council of Maternal Child Health (PCMCH)
ICES Scientists: Lesley Plumptre, Astrid Guttmann
Summary: BORN Ontario is interested in identifying the short-term health outcomes of infants of mothers who tested positive for COVID-19 near or at the time of delivery in order to determine the degree to which mother-to-child transmission of COVID-19 occurs. The evidence ascertained from this study will be consolidated to support or update provincial guidelines of maternal health and safety.