Testing a home-based model of care using misoprostol for prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage: results from a randomized placebo-controlled trial conducted in Badakhshan province, Afghanistan

Abstract Background Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) is the leading cause of maternal mortality worldstan, where moststan, where most births take place at home without the assistance of a skilled birth attendant, there is a need for options to manage PPH in community-based settings. Misoprostol, a uterot...
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Author:

Dina F. Abbas [VerfasserIn]

Shafiq Mirzazada [VerfasserIn]

Jill Durocher [VerfasserIn]

Shahfaqir Pamiri [VerfasserIn]

Meagan E. Byrne [VerfasserIn]

Beverly Winikoff [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Electronic Article

Language:

English

Published:

2020

Subjects:

Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH)

Misoprostol

Treatment

Community health workers (CHWs)

Prophylaxis

Home-births

Containing Work:

In: Reproductive Health - BMC, 2004, 17(2020), 1, Seite 9

Containing Work:

volume:17 ; year:2020 ; number:1 ; pages:9

Links:

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12978-020-00933-8 [Kostenfrei]

https://doaj.org/article/10d46bec6917426396b245c5cd3f9cc6 [Kostenfrei]

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12978-020-00933-8 [Kostenfrei]

Journal toc [Kostenfrei]

DOI / URN:

10.1186/s12978-020-00933-8

Catalog id:

DOAJ050204424

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