This Special Communication discusses some of the benefits and limitations of current community approaches using misoprostol for postpartum hemorrhage prevention and presents a new hybrid model of “secondary prevention”—presumptive treatment for women with more than average blood loss—as one alternative community-based approach.

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Published:
Oct. 2012
Type:
Staff Publication
Topic:
Postpartum Hemorrhage
Authors:
Anger, Holly, Blum, Jennifer, Dabash, Rasha, Raghavan, Sheila, Winikoff, Beverly, Dabash, R., Blum, J., Raghavan, S,. Anger, H., Winikoff, B.