Three meetings and fewer funerals–misoprostol in postpartum haemorrhage


This commentary article refers to the meeting of theInternational Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) in Santiago, Chile in 2003, which made reducing post-partum hemorrhage a priority, and two meetings supported by Venture Strategies in May and July 2004 in Kampala, Uganda and Nairobi, Kenya, which took the first steps toward meeting that goal.

Published in Lancet, 9 25 2004, 364(9440):1110-1

Download PDF, click here.

Malcolm Potts
Martha Campbell
Publication date: 
September 25, 2004
Publication type: