Gynuity Health Projects


Administration of 400 μg of misoprostol to augment routine active management of the third stage of labor

This article reports on the results of a study designed to evaluate the use of misoprostol as an adjunct to standard uterotonic therapy for active management of the third stage of labor. Read the full abstract at Int J Gynecol Obstet (Feb 2011), Vol 112(2):98-102. doi:10.1016/j.ijgo.2010.08.019

  • Topic: Postpartum Hemorrhage
  • Type: Staff Publication
  • Author: Hofmeyr, G.J., Fawole, B., Mugerwa, K., Godi, N.P., Blignaut, Q., Mangesi, L., Singata, M., Brady, L., Blum, J.
  • Published: February 2011