A Comprehensive Textbook of Postpartum Hemorrhage
by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran (ed.)
Publisher: Sapiens Publishing 2012
Number of pages: 800
The book addresses issues of vital statistic definitions, accurate measurements of blood loss, hospital management and use of new medications to stem the tremendous burden of PPH. Discussion on the increase in incidence of PPH and maternal mortality due to placenta previa and placenta accreta, most probably due to the higher numbers of cesarean sections in the past 5–10 years worldwide is presented.
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by Demott K, et al. - Royal College of General Practitioners
This guideline has been written within a conceptual framework which places the woman and her baby at the centre of care, appreciating that all postnatal care should be delivered in partnership with the woman and should be individualised.
- RCOG Press
This guideline has been developed with the aim of providing guidance on care of healthy women and their babies during childbirth. It is of relevance to midwives, obstetricians, obstetric anaesthetists, neonatologists, maternity support workers, etc.
by Anne-Sophie Coutin, et al. - Medecins Sans Frontieres
This is a manual for non-obstetricians working in remote settings where medical resources are lacking. The goal is to save the mother, protect her from any functional sequelae of the pregnancy, and deliver the child in the best possible conditions.
- RCOG Press
Aspects of antenatal care: the development of a method to assess women for whom additional care is necessary, information giving to women, lifestyle, screening for the baby, and screening for the mother (gestational diabetes, chlamydia, etc).