Ebola in pregnancy: information for healthcare workers

This guidance is aimed at clinical staff undertaking direct care of pregnant patients.


Ebola in pregnancy: information for healthcare workers


This guidance is for clinical staff caring directly for pregnant patients.

It supplements the guidance for acute trusts and for primary care, which contain more specific information on assessing patients at risk of Ebola virus disease.

Both the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists and the Royal College of Midwives have been consulted on this document.

The original publication was published 18 October 2014.

Published 18 October 2014
Last updated 5 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. This document has been updated with new information about the risk of Ebola infection via semen.
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