Internal iliac artery ligation for arresting postpartum haemorrhage.

OBJECTIVE To study the role of internal iliac artery ligation (IIAL) in arresting and preventing postpartum haemorrhage (PPH). DESIGN Retrospective chart review of women undergoing therapeutic IIAL for PPH or prophylactic IIAL for risk of PPH. SETTING Tertiary care hospital in Pune, India. SAMPLE Women admitted to King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital… (More)