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Intrauterine balloon tamponade in the management of postpartum hemorrhage in the obstetrics emergency ward in menoufiya university hospitals as a low resource setting.Guidelines for the management of postpartum hemorrhage involve a stepwise approach including the exclusion of retained products and genital tract trauma. Uterine atony, which is the most common cause, is dealt with uterine rubbing and various uterotonic agents. Among the new modalities introduced to arrest the bleeding is the uterine tamponade using various balloons and catheters. The condom catheter uses a sterile rubber catheter fitted with a condom for uterine tamponade .
Objectives: To evaluate the outcome of uterine balloon tamponade using condom-catheter in the management of primary postpartum hemorrhage (PPH).
Material and Methods: Prospective observational study included 50 women with primary postpartum hemorrhage unresponsive to uterotonics and bimanual compression, was conducted at the department of Obstetrics &Gynecology, Menoufia University Hospital, Egypt. Clinical assessment, laboratory investigations and intrauterine condom catheter were applied to all patients. The primary outcome was the success of the balloon to stop bleeding, maternal complications were assessed as secondary outcomes.
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
condom balloon catheter
Menoufia Obstetrics and Gynecology Group
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-02-03T17:53:23-0500
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Excess blood loss from uterine bleeding associated with OBSTETRIC LABOR or CHILDBIRTH. It is defined as blood loss greater than 500 ml or of the amount that adversely affects the maternal physiology, such as BLOOD PRESSURE and HEMATOCRIT. Postpartum hemorrhage is divided into two categories, immediate (within first 24 hours after birth) or delayed (after 24 hours postpartum).
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