postpartum haemorrhage

postpartum haemorrhage

Excessive blood loss after childbirth usually from the site to which the PLACENTA was attached. This may happen if the womb fails to contract normally after delivery of the placenta. Blood transfusion may be necessary and drugs, such as ergometrine, are given to stimulate uterine contractions.
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Primary postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) is the leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality especially in developing countries1.
M2 PHARMA-February 26, 2018-Ferring Pharmaceuticals and MSD Complete Large Clinical Trial of Heat-stable Carbetocin for Prevention of Postpartum Haemorrhage
5] More alarming is the fact that some studies from developed nations are pointing towards an increase in the rate of postpartum haemorrhage.
6,7] HIV-infected women with advanced disease may have some form of chorioamnionitis, which may result in excessive postpartum haemorrhage (PPH).
1 Major risk factors for obstetric acute renal failure includes chronic hypertensive disease, pre-eclampsia, postpartum haemorrhage, ante partum haemorrhage, sepsis, and other infections.
Pseudoaneurysm (PA) of the uterine artery is an uncommon cause of delayed postpartum haemorrhage following cesarean section (C/S) or vaginal delivery.
Increasing trends in atonic postpartum haemorrhage in Ireland: an 11-year population-based cohort study.
Incidence of severe pre-eclampsia, postpartum haemorrhage and sepsis as a surrogate marker for severe maternal morbidity in a European population-based study: the MOMS-B survey.
Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of balloon temponade in the management of postpartum haemorrhage.
Intraluminal pressure readings during the establishment of positive "tamponade test" in the management of postpartum haemorrhage.
Tenders are invited for Procurement OF Postpartum Haemorrhage Simulation Model UNDER Machinery And Equipment Group

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