Safety of Uterine Compression Suture in the Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage: A Case Report

Malihe Amirian; Atiyeh Vatanchi; Maryam Safari

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 169-172

  Uterine atony is the main cause of postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). Uterine compression suture is a common technique to control PPH in caesarean delivery. This article aimed to report a complication of this method for post-delivery atony. A 27-year-old primigravida woman with term pregnancy underwent caesarean ...  Read More

Therapeutic uterine artery embolization in a life-threatening postpartum hemorrhage: a case report

Leila Pourali; Sedigh Ayati; Masoud Pezeshkirad; Mansooreh Sadat Golmohammadi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 140-142

  Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) is one of the most common complications of delivery and is a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. The aim of this report is to introduce a case of therapeutic uterine artery embolization (UAE) in a life-threatening postpartum hemorrhage. A 26-year old G3P3 woman ...  Read More

Preventive and therapeutic effects of tranexamic acid on postpartum bleeding

Samaneh Solltani; Masoumeh Mirteimouri; Ameneh Movahedian; Nushin Chalakinia

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 37-41

  Postpartum hemorrhage is among the leading causes of maternal mortality throughout the world. Severe blood loss contributes to  the increased blood transfusion risk with its concerned inherent adverse events and therefore increased rate of emergency re-operative interventions such as arterial ligation ...  Read More