Table 1

Incidence and mortality of pneumonia in pregnancy

Author No. of cases Incidence per 1000 deliveries Drug use HIV
positive
Maternal mortality Preterm delivery
Finland10 1646.3NRNR18/74 (24%)32/74 (43%)
Hopwood11 238.5NRNR2/23 (8.7%)NR
Benedetti12 390.44NRNR0/39 (0%)3/20 (15%)
Madinger13 250.785/25 (20%)1/25 (4%)1/25 (4%)9/21 (43%)
Berkowitz14 252.713/25 (52%)3/11 (27%)0/25 (0%)1/18 (6%)
Richey15 711.210/71 (14%)2/56 (4%)2/71 (3%)1/71 (1%)
Yost16 1331.5NRNR0/133 (0%)14/107 (13%)
  • NR = not reported