Experience managing postpartum hemorrhage at Minia University Maternity Hospital, Egypt: No mortality using external aortic compression

@article{Soltan2011ExperienceMP,
  title={Experience managing postpartum hemorrhage at Minia University Maternity Hospital, Egypt: No mortality using external aortic compression},
  author={Mohamed H. Soltan and Refaat Raouf Sadek},
  journal={Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research},
  year={2011},
  volume={37}
}
  • M. H. Soltan, R. Sadek
  • Published 1 November 2011
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research
Aim:  To compare maternal mortality and morbidity due to postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) at Minia University Maternity Hospital, El‐Minia, Egypt, before and while external aortic compression was applied as an adjunct intervention, and to identify the effect of aortic compression. 

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