The COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, has had enormous health, social and economic consequences worldwide.
The medical and scientific community is making a great effort to rapidly increase our knowledge of both COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2. We summarize the most relevant findings for pediatrics and maternal-fetal medicine week by week, by compiling a list of the main published articles in both fields.
A study made by SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital · Instritut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu reveals that 17% of children who have had contact with a sick person have become infected. Children have a similar prevalence of COVID-19 antibodies to adults, but more than 99% have mild symptoms.