National Consensus Guideline for Treatment of Postpartum Haemorrhage

Published online: 
19 November 2013
National Consensus Guideline for Treatment of Postpartum Haemorrhage

Summary

The purpose of this Consensus Guideline is to standardise the treatment of postpartum haemorrhage in all maternity facilities.

There is a one-page statement with an extensive bibliography, and a poster to download that explains how to manage postpartum haemorrhage.

The guideline was developed by an expert working group after an extensive literature review. The Ministry would like to thank the following clinicians representing professional colleges who were involved in the development of the guideline: Ann Yates, Celia Devenish, Deb Pittam, John Tait, Elaine Langton, Ted Hughes, Karen Guilliland, Lesley Dixon and Claire McLintock, and other clinicians who provided input throughout the consultation phases.

Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    19 November 2013
  • ISBN:
    978-0-478-41526-1 (online)
  • HP number:
    5733
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2013. National Consensus Guideline for Treatment of Postpartum Haemorrhage. Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
  • Copyright status:

    Owned by the Ministry of Health and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence.

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