NFHP Technical Brief 11: Community Based Postpartum Hemorrhage Prevention

Download this publicationIn a pilot program, NFHP trained Female Community Health Volunteers (FCHVs) to provide misoprostol to be taken immediately after deliver in births not attended by a skilled birth attendant, to reduce the likelihood of life-threatening postpartum hemorrhage. This brief features implementation specifics and statistics on results. JSI/Nepal Family Health Program. 2007.

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