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Obstetrics and Gynecology International
Volume 2017, Article ID 7171520, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7171520
Clinical Study

A Novel Atraumatic Tourniquet Technique for Excessive Bleeding during Cesarean Sections

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kayseri Education and Research Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Park Uşak Hospital, Uşak, Turkey
3Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ege University Hospital, İzmir, Turkey

Correspondence should be addressed to Emre Canverenler; moc.liamg@ermerelnerevnac

Received 29 July 2016; Accepted 10 November 2016; Published 9 January 2017

Academic Editor: Everett Magann

Copyright © 2017 Baris Buke 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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