Ever-increasing incidence of postpartum haemorrhage in Hong Kong: a perspective

Authors

  • Wing Cheong Leung Dept of O&G, KWH
  • Jack CK Wong
  • Pauline PL So
  • CW Kong

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.12809/hkjgom.24.1.361

Abstract

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References

AOFOG Recommendation on the Use of Heat Stable Carbetocin (HSC) in the Prevention of Postpartum Haemorrhage. Accessed 2 October 2023. Available from: https://www.fogsi.org/aofog-recommendation-on-the-use-of-heat-stable-carbetocin-hsc-in-the-prevention-of-postpartum-haemorrhage-2nd-october-2023/.

World Health Organization. Evidence Brief. Maternal Mortality 2019. Accessed 2 October 2023. Available from: https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/329886/WHO-RHR-19.20-eng.pdf.

International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, International Confederation of Midwives. Joint Statement of Recommendation for the Use of Uterotonics for the Prevention of Postpartum Haemorrhage. Accessed 2 October 2023. Available from: https://www.figo.org/joint-statement-recommendation-uterotonics-prevention-pph.

United Nations Population Fund. Carbetocin: to Prevent Life-Threatening Pregnancy Complications. Accessed 2 October 2023. Available from: https://www.unfpa.org/sites/default/files/resource-pdf/carbetocin-unfpa.pdf.

World Health Organization. WHO recommendations: uterotonics for the prevention of postpartum haemorrhage. Accessed 2 October 2023. Available from: https://www.who.int/publications/i/item/9789241550420.

You JHS, Leung TY. Cost-effectiveness analysis of carbetocin for prevention of postpartum haemorrhage in a low-burden high-resource city of China. PLoS One 2022;17:e0279130.

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Published

2024-02-02

How to Cite

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Leung WC, Wong JC, So PP, Kong C. Ever-increasing incidence of postpartum haemorrhage in Hong Kong: a perspective. Hong Kong J Gynaecol Obstet Midwifery [Internet]. 2024 Feb. 2 [cited 2024 May 18];24(1). Available from: https://hkjgom.org/home/article/view/361

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