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first_imgPosted on September 9, 2009November 13, 2014Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)MHTF Advisory Group member Justus Hofmeyr and colleagues have published a review in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization of the evidence on the effects of misoprostol for the prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage. The review includes 46 randomized trials with more than 40,000 participants. They concluded that further research is needed to more accurately assess the potential beneficial and harmful effects of misoprostol and to determine the smallest safe, effective dose. To read this review, click here.Let us know if this was useful, rate this article here.Share this: ShareEmailPrint To learn more, read:last_img