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Childbirth/Post Natal Mother Care

Date Last Search Run: Feb 01, 2022
Table last updated: Dec 12, 2017

Recommendation RECOMMENDATION FOR INTERVENTION
STRENGTH OF EVIDENCE FOR INTERVENTION   SUPPORTIVE (Green) NEUTRAL (Yellow) AGAINST (Red) NOT YET GRADED (White)
1 (strong evidence exists)  
2 (fair evidence exists)      
3 (weak evidence exists)      


Interventions

Oxygen
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference

Syntocinon
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference
I Supportive (Green) Blood Loss Patient In-Patient Nordstrom L., Fogelstam F., Fridman G., et al. Routine oxytocin in the third stage of labour: A placebo controlled randomised trial. Br J Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1997; 104:781-6. Medline

Uterine Massage
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference
I Neutral (Yellow) Blood Loss Patient In-Patient Hofmeyr GJ., Abdel-Aleem H.., Abdel-Aleem MA. Uterine massage for preventing postpartum haemorrhage. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013; (4). The Cochrane Library


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