Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session you should be able to:

  • Describe the causes and risk factors for atonic and traumatic postpartum haemorrhage.
  • Describe interventions that can help to prevent postpartum haemorrhage, including actions during pregnancy and labour stages two and three.
  • Explain how you would provide emergency management for women who develop postpartum haemorrhage.
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