This review article describes the available evidence for the use of misoprostol for the prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). The authors argue that a solid body of evidence exists to justify the use of misoprostol for both indications.

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Published:
Feb. 2012
Type:
Staff Publication
Topic:
Postpartum Hemorrhage
Authors:
Blum, Jennifer, Durocher, Jill, Sheldon, Wendy R., Winikoff, Beverly, Sheldon, W.R., Blum, J., Durocher, J., Winikoff, B.