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Post-partum Haemorrhage: Prevention, Medical and Mechanical Methods of Management

  • Ruchika Garg
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Abstract

PPH is defined as any blood loss that causes a major physiological change (e.g. a fall in blood pressure), as the risk of dying from PPH depends not only on the amount and rate of blood loss but also on the health of the woman.

Keywords

Uterine Artery Ergot Alkaloid Lower Uterine Segment Uterine Atony Shock Index 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department Obstetrics GynecologySN Medical CollegeAgraIndia

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