Maternal-fetal transmission and adverse perinatal outcomes in pregnant women infected with Zika virus: prospective cohort study in French Guiana

@inproceedings{Pomar2018MaternalfetalTA,
  title={Maternal-fetal transmission and adverse perinatal outcomes in pregnant women infected with Zika virus: prospective cohort study in French Guiana},
  author={L Pomar and Manon Vouga and Veronique T. Lambert and C. Pomar and Najeh Hcini and Anne Jolivet and G. E Mette Benoist and Dominique Rousset and S Gularte Matheus and Gustavo Malinger and Alice Panchaud and Gabriel Carles and David Baud},
  booktitle={BMJ},
  year={2018}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate the rates of maternal-fetal transmission of Zika virus, adverse fetal/neonatal outcomes, and subsequent rates of asymptomatic/symptomatic congenital Zika virus infections up to the first week of life. DESIGN Cohort study with prospective data collection and subsequent review of fetal/neonatal outcomes. SETTINGS Referral centre for prenatal diagnosis of the French Guiana Western Hospital. PARTICIPANTS Pregnant women at any stage of pregnancy with a laboratory… CONTINUE READING