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Administration of misoprostol by trained traditional birth attendants to prevent postpartum haemorrhage in homebirths in Pakistan: a randomised placebo-controlled trial

By N Mobeen, J Durocher, NF Zuberi, N Jahan, J Blum, S Wasim, G Walraven and J Hatcher
Topics: General Obstetrics
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3041931
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