Postpartum Hemorrhage Prevention in Nepal: A Program Assessment
- June 5th, 2017
- Research Summary
- Postpartum Hemorrhage
- Rajbhandari, S.P., Aryal, K., Sheldon, W.R., Ban, B., Upreti, S.R., Regmi, K., Aryal, S., Winikoff, B.
This one-page document summarizes an assessment of Nepal’s national postpartum hemorrhage prevention program. The assessment focused in particular on the advance provision of misoprostol to pregnant women for use during home births and was carried out by Nepal’s Ministry of Health and Population, Gynuity Health Projects, and New ERA. The article on which this summary is based is published in the BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Vol. 17: 169; 05 June 2017