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Prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage: Implementing Active Management of the Third Stage of Labor (AMTSL) Reference Manual and Training

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Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) is the leading direct cause of maternal death in developing countries and results from problems during and immediately after the third stage of labor. This learning package seeks to train healthcare workers on prevention of postpartum hemorrhage. It consists of a reference manual, participant?s notebook, and facilitator?s guide.

Publisher: Program for Appropriate Technology in Health
Language: English
Formats: Web Page, PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Midwives/Traditional Birth Attendants, Nurses, Other Healthcare Workers
Topic Area: Reproductive Health & Family Planning
Resource Type: Clinical Tools