Medical prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage: a comparison of different guidelines

@article{Bohlmann2013MedicalPA,
  title={Medical prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage: a comparison of different guidelines},
  author={Michael Klaus Bohlmann and W. Rath},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={289},
  pages={555-567}
}
Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) remains a common cause of maternal mortality worldwide, mainly caused by uterine atony. Medical intervention plays an important part in prevention and therapies of PPH. Prophylactic interventions include the use of uterotonic drugs. We elaborated the consistency of national and international guidelines on those medical approaches. Medical approaches in PPH were extracted from recent publications. Furthermore, the current guidelines of the World Health Organization… CONTINUE READING
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