EMS Obstetric – Delivery Simulation (No Complications)

Here, the baby is crowning. You don’t have to touch the mom at all; you can just watch for the head. Except if she’s pushing really fast and hard, you may want to put your hand on the baby’s head lightly as so she doesn’t injure her perineum or tear excessively and — cause you […]

Postpartum hemorrhage – causes, symptoms, treatment, pathology

Postpartum hemorrhage is a significant loss of blood after giving birth, and it’s the number one reason for maternal morbidity and maternal death around the world. Specifically it’s defined as losing more than 500ml of blood after a vaginal delivery or more than 1000ml after a cesarean section delivery. Of course, deliveries can be messy […]