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Journal of Pregnancy
Volume 2013, Article ID 525914, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/525914
Clinical Study

Severe Postpartum Hemorrhage from Uterine Atony: A Multicentric Study

1Critical Care Obstetrics Unit, Complejo Hospitalario, Caja de Seguro Social, Bella Vista, Panama City, Panama
2National Library of Medicine, Lister Hill Center, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
3COMIN-FECASOG, 4a Avenida 14-14 Zona 14, Guatemala City, Guatemala
4Hospital Mexico, La Uruca, San Jose, Costa Rica
5Hospital Escuela Suyapa, Boulevard Suyapa, Calle La Salud, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
6Hospital Escuela HEODRA, Avenida Poniente, Leon, Nicaragua
7Hospital Nacional Especializado de Maternidad, 25 Avenida Norte y Final Calle Arce, San Salvador, El Salvador
8Clinica Las Americas, 11 Avenida 11-30 Zona 1, Guatemala City, Guatemala

Received 9 July 2013; Revised 23 September 2013; Accepted 29 October 2013

Academic Editor: Vorapong Phupong

Copyright © 2013 Carlos Montufar-Rueda et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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