Clinical guidelines—the challenges and opportunities: What we have learned from the case of misoprostol for postpartum hemorrhage

@article{Morris2019ClinicalGC,
  title={Clinical guidelines—the challenges and opportunities: What we have learned from the case of misoprostol for postpartum hemorrhage},
  author={Jessica L. Morris and Samia Khatun},
  journal={International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2019},
  volume={144},
  pages={122 - 127}
}
To establish whether national guidelines for postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) reflect new scientific evidence on misoprostol, and determine the challenges faced in their implementation. 
3 Citations
Access to oxytocin and misoprostol for management of postpartum haemorrhage in Kenya, Uganda and Zambia: a cross-sectional assessment of availability, prices and affordability
TLDR
Assessment of access to oxytocin and misoprostol at health facilities in Kenya, Uganda and Zambia met the WHO benchmark of 80%, however, countries with limited resources should explore mechanisms to optimise management of PPH by improving access to misop frostol especially in rural areas. Expand
Factors influencing nurses' knowledge and skills in the prevention and management of postpartum haemorrhage
TLDR
In Tanzania, 25% of maternal deaths are the result of Postpartum haemorrhage, and gaps in practitioner knowledge in the prevention and treatment of PPH are being identified. Expand
Stellenwert von Kontraktionsmitteln bei der postpartalen Hämorrhagie
TLDR
The incidence of postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) has increased in recent years, with uterine atony as the most frequent reason, and prevention and early treatment of PPH must focus on all pregnant women. Expand

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