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Effect on Postpartum Hemorrhage of Prophylactic Oxytocin (10 IU) by Injection by Community Health Officers in Ghana: A Community-Based, Cluster-Randomized Trial

  • Cynthia K. Stanton mail,

    cstanton@jhsph.edu

    Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Samuel Newton,

    Affiliation: Kintampo Health Research Centre, Ghana Health Service, Kintampo, Ghana

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  • Luke C. Mullany,

    Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Patience Cofie,

    Affiliation: PATH, Ghana, Accra, Ghana

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  • Charlotte Tawiah Agyemang,

    Affiliation: Kintampo Health Research Centre, Ghana Health Service, Kintampo, Ghana

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  • Edward Adiibokah,

    Affiliation: Kintampo Health Research Centre, Ghana Health Service, Kintampo, Ghana

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  • Seeba Amenga-Etego,

    Affiliation: Kintampo Health Research Centre, Ghana Health Service, Kintampo, Ghana

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  • Niamh Darcy,

    Affiliation: Research Triangle Institute, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Sadaf Khan,

    Affiliation: PATH, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Deborah Armbruster,

    Affiliation: United States Agency for International Development, Washington (DC), United States of America

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  • John Gyapong,

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana

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  • Seth Owusu-Agyei

    Affiliation: Kintampo Health Research Centre, Ghana Health Service, Kintampo, Ghana

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  • Published: October 01, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001524
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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