What is included in postoperative care following surgery for postpartum hemorrhage (PPH)?

Updated: Jun 27, 2018
  • Author: John R Smith, MD, FACOG, FRCSC; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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Continue resuscitation, and repeat laboratory tests. Monitor vital signs, urine output, and any ongoing losses. Care in an intensive care setting is advantageous, as is close follow-up by the obstetric service. The patient must be monitored for complications (see Complications).


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