This year's WHO World Patient Safety Day is focusing on “Safe maternal and newborn care”.


This year's WHO's World Patient Safety day is focusing on safe maternal and newborn care. Six  leading ISUOG experts came together to look back over the last 18 months and discuss the implications of COVID-19 on maternal and newborn care.

Chaired by Christoph Lees, our panel included Asma Khalil, Andrea Dall'Asta, Raigam Jafet Martínez Portilla, Vincenzo Berghella and Liona Poon. 

Watch ISUOG's expert panel discussion on safe maternal and newborn care to commemorate WHO's World Patient Safety day


Review our COVID-19 resources

Webinar series on COVID-19

Watch the key messages, recordings and the presentations from the ISUOG webinar series on COVID-19.

UOG Virtual Issue on COVID-19: management in obstetric and gynecological settings

The novel coronavirus disease (COVID‐19) is a global public health emergency. There are concerns relating to the impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection on pregnant women and their fetuses, and patient management in the context of COVID-19 poses a challenge. This Virtual Issue is continually updated with the latest research, guidance and opinions published in Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology on COVID-19 in the obstetric and gynecological settings.

Patient Information: COVID-19 and pregnancy

Read the Patient information leaflet on Coronavirus and pregnancy to learn more about what is coronavirus, how to avoid getting it, whether it is safe to keep your hospital appointment, if you should breastfeed after being diagnosed with Coronavirus and many more such questions.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources in your own language

Browse our resources on Coronavirus including webinar key messages presentations and video translations, Interim Guidance, Safety committee Position Statements, other research articles and Patient Information leaflet, available in multiple languages.

COVID-19 questions and answers

Read the questions from our series of webinars on COVID19, answered by ISUOG experts.