Postpartum Hemorrhage in a Conflict Setting



Mapendo is a 24-year-old woman who has just given birth to her fifth child after a 3-day labor. It is the middle of the night and although quite dark, the birth attendant can tell there has been too much bleeding.


Maternal Death Ergot Alkaloid Home Birth Armed Group Oral Misoprostol 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of MedicineUniversity of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.Maimonides Medical Center, BrooklynNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Division of Global Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive ScienceIcahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiNew YorkUSA

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