Postpartum Haemorrhage

Minimize Maternal Morbidity and Mortality

About the eBook

Severe bleeding after delivery (postpartum haemorrhage, PPH) is a serious obstetric emergency and is the single most important cause of maternal mortality globally. Research has shown that deaths caused by PPH are preventable if recognised early.

Together with ExAC, MLX developed this eBook for interactive digital education based on the WHO guidelines. The eBook is useful as basis for face-to-face teaching, and as a manual to have available on a smartphone whenever needed.

  • Anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of PPH, management and treatment
  • Q&A to improve information retention
  • Links to additional information
  • Hospitals in Sierra Leone
  • Medical training
  • Training videos from external resources
  • QR codes provided to make the eBook as useful as possible, even if printed
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Table of Contents

Interactive buttons to navigate through the eBook

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Interactive Q/A and Hotspots

Questions to test knowledge and hotspots to discover further information on images.


Medical education content to provide care in life-threatening situations

Freely available soon