New England Journal of Medicine
April 4, 2019 Vol. 380 No. 14
Pharmacologic Research in Pregnant Women — Time to Get It Right
Ahizechukwu C. Eke, M.D., M.P.H.,
Kelly E. Dooley, M.D., Ph.D.,
and Jeanne S. Sheffield, M.D.
Facilitating inclusion of pregnant women in clinical research could help answer important questions about the effects of medication use during pregnancy and the ways in which pregnancy alters pharmacokinetics and drug effects.