Manual Removal of the Placenta – A YouTube Video Relevant to Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO)

The excellent YouTube video, Manual Removal of the Placenta, from Medical Aid Films explains how to manage retained placenta after delivery of the newborn.

Retained placenta is one of the four causes of life-threatening post partum hemorrhage (uterine hypotonia, birth trauma, retained tissue, and thrombotic disorders),

Every birth attendant must be able to manage this potentially lethal complication. And review of this brief video will help achieve this capability.

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