Research Article
Volume 3 Issue 4 - 2021
A Critical Analysis of Key Strategies for Management of Pregnancy during COVID19 Infection in Developing Nations
Rajesh Jain, Sanjeev Davey*, Seshiah V, Davey Anuradha and Jain Rachna
Department of Community Medicine, ASMC, Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
*Corresponding Author: Sanjeev Davey, Department of Community Medicine, ASMC, Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Received: July 28, 2020; Published: March 31, 2021




Abstract

Background: At the present time, limited data are available on pregnant women with COVID-19 on which to base recommendations for pregnancy-specific care; however, early reports and lessons from SARS, MERS and other respiratory infections suggest that pregnant women could have a severe clinical course after COVID 2019 infection.

Objective: To critically analyse the Strategies for Pregnancy care in patients with COVID 2019 Infections with Pregnancy.

Materials and Methods: As per latest Literature available from last 20 years, search of various studies in any form; using four key search words: “Pregnancy Care” “COVID 2019 Infection, Developing Nations, Low Resource Setting” was done from all important websites such as Google, PubMed, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Global Health, Biomed Central, Web of Science, Cochrane Library, world library World Cat, from 1st May 2000 to 31st May 2020. Any kind of Pregnancy care Guidelines specially developed during SARS, MERS and ZIKA Virus Infection were reviewed and research guidelines from WHO and any other region wise Pregnancy care guidelines for COVID 2019 for Developing Nations were also Included in this Study by Mini-Review Approach.

Results: Review of 22 latest articles reveals that there is a need to take all preventive measures in pregnant women, to control and prevent further spread of COVID-19. The focus must be on symptom based treatment, Promoting effective Information, Education, communication (IEC) between healthcare professionals (HCPs) to detect suspected COVID-19 in pregnancy.

Conclusion: Providing priority based health care for pregnant women is crucial for preventing further risk of the infection in neonates.

 

Keywords: Pregnancy Care; COVID 2019 Infection; Developing Nations; Hyperglycaemia in Pregnancy (HIP)

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