The Second Wave Initiative


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Pregnancy and H1N1

Associated Press. Rite Aid alters flu-shot policy for pregnant women. Yahoo! News 2009 October 8; 1 p.

Faden, Ruth; Lyerly, Anne Drapkin; Little, Maggie. A custom drug. New York Times 2009 May 9; 1 p.

Faden, Ruth; Raz, Guy (host). Pregnant women weigh risks of H1N1 vaccine. NPR: National Public Radio 2009 August 9; 2 p. transcript. Audio of interview available.

Fiore, Anthony E.; Shay, David K.; Broder, Karen; Iskander, John K.; Uyeki, Timothy M.; Mootrey, Gina; Bresee, Joseph S.; Cox, Nancy J. Prevention and control of seasonal influenza with vaccines. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 2009 July 31; 58(RR08): 1-52. Errata for page 13, table 2.

Gowen, Annie. Pregnant women in D.C. area cautious about flu shot. Washington Post 2009 August 20; 3 p.

Lyerly, Anne Drapkin; Little, Margaret Olivia; Faden, Ruth R. Pregnancy is no time to refuse a flu shot. New York Times 2009 September 28; 2 p.

McNeil, Donald G., Jr. Flu story: a pregnant woman's ordeal. New York Times 2009 October 19; 3 p.

Moore, Memmay. New mom dies after contracting swine flu virus: Valerie Post, 24, loses her fight for life..... Baby girl, Nora Evelyn survives. Associated Content 2009 September 30; 1 p.

Off, Carol; Budd, Barbara. [As It Happens: H1N1 and pregnancy]. CBC Radio Show: As It Happens 2009 October 21; Part One.

Osterholm, M.; Fauci, A.; Pestronk, R. H1N1 vaccine plans. National Public Radio. Diane Rehm Show 2009 October 7.

Rochman, Bonnie. The risks (and rewards) of pills and pregnancy. Time 2009 June 8; 3 p.

Rubin, Rita. Pregnant women bare arms for H1N1 vaccine. USA Today 2009 September 21; 2 p.