https://obstetrics.medresearch.in/index.php/joog/issue/feed Obs Gyne Review: Journal of Obstetric and Gynecology 2021-09-07T18:01:09+0530 Dr D Sharad Gedam editor@obstetrics.medresearch.in Open Journal Systems <div id="journalDescription-8" class="journalDescription"> <p><em><strong>ISSN: <a href="https://portal.issn.org/resource/ISSN/2455-5444" target="_blank" rel="noopener">2455-5444 (Online)</a>, <a href="https://portal.issn.org/resource/ISSN/2581-4389" target="_blank" rel="noopener">2581-4389 (Print)</a></strong></em></p> <p><em><strong>RNI: MPENG/2017/74037</strong></em></p> </div> https://obstetrics.medresearch.in/index.php/joog/article/view/141 A Study to decrease the incidence of PPH in our hospital setting 2021-09-07T18:01:09+0530 Dr. Neelima Agrawal sumit_bhargava782000@yahoo.com Dr. P. N. Agrawal sumit_bhargava782000@yahoo.com <p>Objective: This study aimed to measure incidence, identify risk factors (pre‐existing or acquired) for PPH and to prevent progression to severe PPH.</p> <p>Methods: This is a prospective observational study. The causes are likely to be multifactorial with shifting demography and health status widely cited, e.g. age, obesity, comorbidity, multiple pregnancy and ethnicity.</p> <p>Results: Prepregnancy factors for PPH include age, ethnicity, BMI, previous PPH and assisted conception</p> <p>Conclusion: Prophylactic uterotonic agents in high-risk patients, use of intramuscular or intravenous oxytocin, timely application of B –lynch suture, adequate and timely arrangement of blood and blood factors can help prevent PPH.</p> 2021-08-31T00:00:00+0530 Copyright (c) 2021 Author (s). Published by Siddharth Health Research and Social Welfare Society