3 Patients with COVID-19 and additional risk factors

3 Patients with COVID-19 and additional risk factors

3.1 For women with COVID-19 who are pregnant or have given birth within the past 6 weeks, follow the advice on VTE prevention in the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19) in pregnancy.

For a short explanation of why we made this recommendation see the rationale section on patients with COVID-19 and additional risk factors.

Full details of the evidence and the panel's discussion are in the evidence reviews.