Pregnant Women Affected by COVID-19 in Veracruz, Mexico

Pregnant Women Affected by COVID-19 in Veracruz, Mexico

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Q: Is the topic relevant to the journal's area of interest? Is it contemporary and interesting for


A: Good


Abstract & Keywords

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Tools and Methods

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A: Good


Discussion & Conclusion

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A: Good


Comments: The Discussion highlights the higher risk of preeclampsia, preterm birth, stillbirth, low birth weight, and gestational diabetes among pregnant women affected by COVID-19 infection. Further, the discussion illustrates previous meta-analysis with relevant literature. The Conclusion puts forth the utmost importance of preventive vaccination in gestation stage among pregnant women.



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A: Good


Author's knowledge

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A: Good



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A: Good


Figures & Tables

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Writing style

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Further comments on the paper

Comments: The manuscript illustrates the management techniques of the pregnant women affected by COVID-19 in Veracruz, Mexico. The study thoroughly discusses the retrospective study carried out from June 2021 to June 2022 that included admitting pregnant patients over 18 years of age affected with COVID-19 by positive antigen test/PCR-RT. Further, the author mentioned that the importance of preventive vaccination in the gestation stage is of utmost relevance to avoid serious maternal illness and poor fetal outcomes.


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A: Yes - Suitable to be published

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Author Info

Corresponding Author
Luis Del Carpio-Orantes
Intensive Care Unit, General Hospital No. 71 Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Veracruz, Mexico

Article Info

Article Type
Research Article
Publication history
Received: Mon 08, Aug 2022
Accepted: Wed 21, Sep 2022
Published: Mon 03, Oct 2022
© 2023 Luis Del Carpio-Orantes. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. Hosting by Science Repository.
DOI: 10.31487/j.CROGR.2022.01.03