Postpartum Bleeding Quiz

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What is the most common cause of postpartum bleeding or postpartum hemorrhage?

Incomplete delivery of the placenta

What are the initial signs and symptoms of postpartum bleeding?

Feeling faint upon standing, increased breathing rate, and restless behavior

Who is more likely to experience postpartum bleeding?

Asian mothers with more than one baby

What is recommended for prevention of postpartum bleeding?

Using misoprostol instead of oxytocin in resource-poor settings

How long after delivery can postpartum bleeding occur?

Up to 6 weeks

Test your knowledge about postpartum bleeding or postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) which is defined as the loss of more than 500 ml or 1,000 ml of blood following childbirth. Understand the signs, symptoms, and potential complications of postpartum bleeding.

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