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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-04-15T10:57:50-0400
150 pregnant women admitted for spontaneous, induced or augmented vaginal delivery and categorized as low risk for postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) were divided randomly into two groups. Carbet...
This hospital-based, multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial will assess the effects of misoprostol as part of active management of the third stage of labor on postpartum blood l...
The use of Oxytocin for labor induction may cause receptor exhaustion and thus making its use in the third stage of labor ineffective in reducing post partum blood loss as compared to othe...
This study will evaluate side effects after sublingual misoprostol (600 mcg) as a first-line treatment for primary postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) due to suspected uterine atony.
This community-based trial will study misoprostol for the prevention of postpartum hemorrhage in rural Pakistan. Traditional birth attendants assisting home deliveries will administer stud...
Misoprostol is a common agent used to ripen the cervix and induce labor, yet there is no clear evidence of the optimal number of doses needed to achieve a higher rate of vaginal delivery.
Cesarean delivery could be complicated by postpartum hemorrhage (PPH), the first cause of maternal death.
Postpartum hemorrhage is still the most significant cause of maternal mortality and morbidity worldwide. Our aim was to evaluate the effect of timing of oxytocin administration on postpartum hemorrhag...
The use of tranexamic acid reduces mortality due to postpartum hemorrhage. We investigated whether the prophylactic administration of tranexamic acid in addition to prophylactic oxytocin in women with...
Hemorrhage within the orbital cavity, posterior to the eyeball.
Intraocular hemorrhage from the vessels of various tissues of the eye.
A synthetic analog of natural prostaglandin E1. It produces a dose-related inhibition of gastric acid and pepsin secretion, and enhances mucosal resistance to injury. It is an effective anti-ulcer agent and also has oxytocic properties.
The care of a fetus or newborn given before, during, and after delivery from the 28th week of gestation through the 7th day after delivery.
Hemorrhage following any surgical procedure. It may be immediate or delayed and is not restricted to the surgical wound.