This study compared measures of blood loss obtained from two different measurement techniques frequently used in studies focusing on the prevention and treatment of post-partum hemorrhage (PPH). Significantly greater mean blood loss was recorded by the direct than by the indirect measurement technique, suggesting a meaningful difference in blood loss measurement between these two methods. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2014 Aug 15;14(1):276. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-276.

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Published:
Aug. 2014
Type:
Staff Publication
Topic:
Postpartum Hemorrhage
Authors:
Bracken, Hillary, Shochet, Tara, Winikoff, Beverly, Ambardekar, S., Shochet, T., Bracken, H., Coyaji, K., Winikoff, B.