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New Study Reveals The World Health Organization’s Surgical Safety Checklist Reduces Postsurgical Deaths

A new study conducted by a research team from South Carolina Hospital Association, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Ariadne Labs reveals a voluntary safety checklist could reduce postsurgical deaths by 22 percent. The World Health Organization (WHO), … Continue reading

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New Medicine May Reduce Maternal Death Related To Postpartum Hemorrhage

More than 300,000 women die each year in low and low-middle income countries. These deaths occur during childbirth or pregnancy and are primarily related to postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). The key element to preventing PPH is a drug called oxytocin, which … Continue reading

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