CMAJ Open 2021 Apr-Jun;9(2):E548-E555. Epub 2021 May 21.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Hetherington), Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.; Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health (Hetherington), McGill University, Montréal, Que.; Department of Community Health Sciences (Edwards, Tough), Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; Department of Pediatrics (MacDonald, McDonald, Tough), Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; Faculty of Nursing (MacDonald), University of Alberta; Department of Psychology (Racine, Madigan, Tough), University of Calgary; Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute (Racine, Madigan), Calgary, Alta.
Background: Acceptance of a vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 is critical to achieving high levels of immunization. The objectives of this study were to understand mothers' SARS-CoV-2 vaccine intentions to explore reasons for and against SARS-CoV-2 vaccination.
Methods: Participants from the All Our Families pregnancy longitudinal cohort whose children had reached ages 9-12 years were invited in May-June 2020 to complete a survey on the impact of COVID-19. Read More