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Atopic Dermatitis

Atopic Dermatitis

The Atopic Dermatitis Knowledge Centre is an educational resource, intended for healthcare professionals, that provides credible medical information on the epidemiology, pathophysiology and burden of atopic dermatitis, as well as diagnostic techniques, treatment regimens and guideline recommendations.

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Caesarean section

This guideline covers when to offer caesarean section, procedural aspects of the operation and care after caesarean section. It aims to improve the consistency and quality of care for women who are considering a caesarean section...

Added 8 years ago

Intrapartum care for women with existing medical conditions or obstetric complications and their babies

This guideline covers care during labour and birth for women who need extra support because they have a medical condition or complications in their current or previous pregnancy. The guideline also covers women who have had no...

Added 3 months ago

Bacterial Sepsis following Pregnancy

The purpose of this guideline is to provide guidance on the management of sepsis in the puerperium (i.e. sepsis developing after birth until 6 weeks postnatally), in response to the findings of the Centre for Maternal and Child Enquiries...

Added 7 years ago

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Journal articles

Introduction of an algorithm for ROTEM-guided fibrinogen concentrate administration in major obstetric haemorrhage.

We compared blood component requirements during major obstetric haemorrhage, following the introduction of fibrinogen concentrate. A prospective study of transfusion requirements and patient outcomes was performed for 12 months...

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National survey of fibrinogen concentrate usage for post-partum hemorrhage in Japan: investigated by the Perinatology Committee, Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Aim: The aim of this study was to provide basic documents applicable to studying the usefulness of administering fibrinogen concentrate to patients with massive postā€partum hemorrhage. We investigated the usage of fibrinogen...

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Fibrinogen concentrate substitution therapy for obstetric hemorrhage complicated by coagulopathy.

Aim: The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy and safety of fibrinogen concentrate therapy for women with obstetric hemorrhage complicated by dilutional or consumptive coagulopathy by retrospectively reviewing...

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