Prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage in Five Rural Zambian Districts


In Zambia, most of the maternal deaths due to PPH occur in places where there are few skilled birth attendants or a lack of skills or resources to manage bleeding and shock.  This brief summarizes VSI’s Zambia program that trained providers on the distribution of misoprostol tablets to women in order to prevent PPH.

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UC Berkeley Bixby Center
Publication date: 
December 1, 2010
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