Alberta - Criteria for RSV Prophylaxis

Premature babies born less than or equal to 28 6/7 weeks gestational age born after May 31st, and less than 6 months of age as of December 1st.

1.

Premature Babies born less than or equal to 29 0/7 - 32 6/7 weeks gestational age born after September 30th.

2.

Premature Babies born less than or equal to 33 0/7 - 35 6/7 weeks gestational age and born after October 31stshould have an RSV risk assessment done either by a NICU staff or the baby's community doctor

3.

Other medical conditions, for example, severe chronic lung disease, congenital heart disease, down syndrome, please speak to your health care provider.

4.

Season Starts: November 27 

Doses Allowed: 5

 

Source: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/info/hp/rsv/if-hp-rsv-criteria.pdf

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