Influenza Patient Resources


Influenza Immunization During Pregnancy Tool kit

This toolkit includes materials to help you understand the importance of receiving a flu shot.

Originally released in February 2012, this toolkit has been updated on several occasions to reflect the most up-to-date guidance. Several resources within this Tool Kit were most recently updated in June 2017.

Visit the 2017-2018 Influenza Season page and ACOG's Immunization Newsletter page for updated information about the 2017-2018 influenza season. 

Flu toolkit folder

Access the full Influenza Immunization During Pregnancy Tool Kit

Resources from CDC

Pregnant women are at higher risk for severe illness from the flu, learn more at "Pregnant Women & Influenza"

Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, The Pink Book, 13th Edition (2015) Chapter 12: Influenza

"Pregnant? Get a Flu Shot!," Information for Pregnant Women, from CDC

 
 
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Updated 12/1/17

 

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