Maternal Health Task Force


Nigeria: Lack of blood in Gombe hospitals takes toll on pregnant women

Obstetric hemorrhage and safe blood for transfusion in Ethiopia: The challenges of bridging the gap

Updated Guidelines on Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth

In June 2017, the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the United Nations Population Fund released the second edition of “Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Guide for Midwives and Doctors.” The nearly 500-page document updated the clinical guidelines from the first edition published in more

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Knowledge and provision of misoprostol among pharmacy workers in Senegal: A cross sectional study

Shock progression and survival after use of a condom uterine balloon tamponade package in women with uncontrolled postpartum hemorrhage

Evaluation of a multifaceted postpartum hemorrhage-management intervention in community hospitals in Southern Thailand

Transforming tragedy into effective maternal mortality prevention efforts

New FIGO Guidelines for Misoprostol Use

The International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology recently released an updated chart outlining recommendations for dosages and routes of administration for misoprostol use for several indications including medically induced abortion, clinical management of miscarriage, cervical preparation for surgical abortion, fetal death, induction of labor and management of postpartum more

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FIGO’s updated recommendations for misoprostol used alone in gynecology and obstetrics