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Title: ‘E-PPH Project’: Exploring opportunities for timely prevention, detection and management of postpartum haemorrhage.
Authors: Stetson, Sophie
Other Authors: Licqurish, Sharon
Sadique, Sarah
Keywords: Postpartum Haemorrhage
PPH
Prevention
Management
Detection
Blood Loss
Women's and Children's Clinical Institute, Epworth HealthCare, Victoria, Australia
Issue Date: Oct-2020
Conference Name: Epworth HealthCare Research Month 2020
Conference Location: Epworth Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
Abstract: Postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) (≥500mls blood loss after birth) is the leading cause of death and illness for childbearing women. Data shows that almost one in four Australian women experience a PPH and there has a trend increase, both in Australia and worldwide. Data about third stage and PPH management, system processes and staff attitudes are needed to identify gaps and opportunities to improve care. The preliminary findings of the survey and audit demonstrate that their much room for improvement in the management and prevention of postpartum haemorrhage. As such, the development of interventions to aid staff will be a priority of any future research.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11434/1910
Type: Conference Poster
Affiliated Organisations: Monash University, Victoria, Australia
Type of Clinical Study or Trial: Survey
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