TITLE

CÓDIGO ROJO: GUÍA PARA EL MANEJO DE LA HEMORRAGIA OBSTÉTRICA

AUTHOR(S)
Vélez-Álvarez, Gladis Adriana; Agudelo-Jaramillo, Bernardo; Gómez-Dávila, Joaquín Guillermo; Zuleta-Tobón, John Jairo
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Revista Colombiana de Obstetricia y Ginecologia;2009, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Obstetric haemorrhage is the main cause of maternal death around the world. This holds true in the state of Antioquia, Colombia. A management guide for treating obstetric hemorrhagic shock is thus presented due to the seriousness of this situation compromising women's lives. It was based on the following basic principles: optimum time management, suitable restoration of blood volume, efficient teamwork and insistence on using several techniques for decreasing blood loss.
ACCESSION #
40303265

 

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