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What does PPH stand for?

PPH stands for Postpartum Hemorrhage


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There also was "adequate evidence" that the risks of placental abruption, postpartum hemorrhage, and fetal intracranial bleeding were not increased with low-dose aspirin, the USPSTF statement said.
Coverage includes contraception, infertility, counseling and weight reduction before conception, nutrition, polycystic ovary syndrome, abdominal obesity and metabolic syndrome, smoking, weight gain in pregnancy, miscarriage, uterine rupture, stroke, sleep apnea, anesthetic management issues, and prevention of postpartum hemorrhage.
Women who had planned a home birth, as compared with women who had planned a hospital birth with a midwife, were 68% less likely to have electronic fetal monitoring, 59% less likely to have assisted vaginal delivery, 59% less likely to have a third--or fourth-degree perineal tear, and 38% less likely to have postpartum hemorrhage.