References in relation to COVID-19, Childbirth, Breastfeeding and Donor Milk

References in relation to COVID-19, Childbirth, Breastfeeding and Donor Milk

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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, GENERAL GUIDANCE

World Health Organization, Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Myth busters,
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters
(accessed 16 April 2020)

CURRENT REFERENCES ON BEST PRACTICES IN RELATION TO COVID-19 AND CHILDBIRTH AND BREASTFEEDING

World Health Organization (WHO), Frequently Asked Questions: Breastfeeding and COVID-19 For health care workers, 28 April 2020,
https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/maternal-health/faqs-breastfeeding-and-covid-19.pdf
(accessed 30 April 2020)

World Health Organization (WHO), Clinical management of severe acute respiratory infection when novel coronavirus (nCoV) infection is suspected, 13 March 2020,
https://www.who.int/publications-detail/clinical-management-of-severe-acute-respiratory-infection-when-novel-coronavirus-(ncov)-infection-is-suspected
(accessed 16 April 2020)

World Health Organization (WHO), Q&A on COVID-19 and Breastfeeding, 24 April 2020,
https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-on-covid-19-and-breastfeeding
(accessed 30 April 2020)

UNICEF and USAID Advancing Nutrition, Infant and Young Child Feeding Recommendations When COVID-19 is Suspected or Confirmed, 24 April 2020,
High resolution set of 10 cards: https://www.advancingnutrition.org/sites/default/files/2020-04/IYCF%20in%20Context%20of%20COVID%2019%20Big%20%281%29.pdf
Technical brief: https://us14.campaign-archive.com/?u=fb1d9aabd6c823bef179830e9&id=725280ee31
(accessed 30 April 2020)

UNICEF Global Nutrition Cluster, Global Technical Assistance Mechanism briefing Infant & Young Child Feeding In The Context Of Covid-19, 30 March 2020
https://www.ennonline.net/attachments/3366/IYCF-Programming-in-the-context-of-COVID-19-Brief-2_v1-30-March-2020_-for-distribution.pdf
(accessed 16 April; 2020)

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Coronavirus infection and pregnancy, https://www.rcog.org.uk/en/guidelines-research-services/guidelines/coronavirus-pregnancy/covid-19-virus-infection-and-pregnancy/
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Ad interim indications of the Italian Society of Neonatology endorsed by the Union of European Neonatal & Perinatal Societies, Breastfeeding and Coronavirus Disease2019, 3 April 2020
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/mcn.13010
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Government of Canada, Pregnancy, childbirth and caring for newborns: Advice for mothers (COVID-19), date modified: 20 April 2020,
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/diseases-conditions/pregnancy-advise-mothers.html
(accessed 23 April 2020)

Gouvernment de Canada, Grossesse, accouchement et soins des nouveau-nés : conseils à l’intention des mères (COVID-19), date de modification: 20 Avril 2020,
https://www.canada.ca/fr/sante-publique/services/publications/maladies-et-affections/grossesse-conseils-meres.html
(accessed 23 April 2020)

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM), Statement  on Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), March 10 2020,
https://www.bfmed.org/abm-statement-coronavirus
(accessed 16 April 2020)

The International Society for Research in Human Milk and Lactation (ISRHML), ISRHML Activities and Guidance Related to COVID-19,
https://www.isrhml.com/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3368
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Considerations for Inpatient Obstetric Healthcare Settings, 4 April 2020,
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/inpatient-obstetric-healthcare-guidance.html
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/pregnancy-breastfeeding.html
(accessed 15 April 2020)

SOME CONSIDERATIONS FOR HANDLING DONOR MILK

The Lancet, Dr. Natalie Schenker, Maintaining safety and service provision in human milk banking: a call to action in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, 6 May 2020
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanchi/article/PIIS2352-4642(20)30134-6/fulltext
(accessed 8 May 2020)

Human Milk Banking Association of North America, Why Donor Human Milk is an Essential Need During COVID-19, 4 April 2020
https://www.hmbana.org/file_download/inline/90d5f710-fac5-4515-a784-c2ce4a0a0a34
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Hearts Milk Bank, UK, I’m donating my milk – what do I need to know about Covid-19?
http://heartsmilkbank.org/donating-milk-covid-19/
(accessed 16 April 2020)

RECOMMENDED SOURCES REGARDING HUMAN RIGHTS IN CHILDBIRTH

United Nations Human Rights Council, https://www.ohchr.org/en/hrbodies/chr/pages/commissiononhumanrights.aspx
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Human Rights Watch, Banning Companions During Childbirth Strips Women of Support, 27 March 2020,
https://www.hrw.org/news/2020/03/27/banning-companions-during-childbirth-strips-women-support
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Human Rights in Childbirth, https://humanrightsinchildbirth.org/
(accessed 16 April 2020)

Amnesty International briefing, Maternal Health is a Human Right,
https://www.amnesty.org.uk/files/mm_briefing_lores.pdf
(accessed 16 April 2020)

The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO),
https://www.figo.org/
(accessed 16 April 2020)

International Confederation of Midwives,
https://www.internationalmidwives.org/
(accessed 16 April 2020)

The White Ribbon Alliance, Respectful Maternity Care,
https://www.whiteribbonalliance.org/rmctoolkit/
(accessed 16 April 2020)