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Maria de Lourdes De Souza ; María Angélica Arzuaga-Salazar ;Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP 2013, 47 5

Author: Haimée Emerich Lentz Martins



Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP ISSN: 0080-6234 Universidade de São Paulo Brasil Lentz Martins, Haimée Emerich; De Souza, Maria de Lourdes; Arzuaga-Salazar, María Angélica Mortalidade materna por hemorragia no Estado de Santa Catarina, Brasil Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP, vol.
47, núm.
5, octubre, 2013, pp.
1025-1030 Universidade de São Paulo São Paulo, Brasil Available in: How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Original Article DOI: 10.1590-S0080-623420130000500003 Maternal mortality from hemorrhage in the State of Santa Catarina, Brazil MORTALIDADE MATERNA POR HEMORRAGIA NO ESTADO DE SANTA CATARINA, BRASIL MORTALIDAD MATERNA POR HEMORRAGIA OCURRIDA EN EL ESTADO DE SANTA CATARINA, BRASIL Haimée Emerich Lentz Martins1, Maria de Lourdes de Souza2, María Angélica Arzuaga-Salazar3 ABSTRACT RESUMO RESUMEN DESCRIPTORS DESCRITORES DESCRIPTORES Hemorrhage represents a set of causes that focuses on women during the pregnancy and puerperal period, and that, with improper attention, results in death.
The authors aimed to analyze maternal deaths related to hemorrhage that occurred in the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil.
The data were obtained from the Mortality Information System and Live Births Information System from the Brazilian Ministry of Health.
This was a descriptive study, in which 491 maternal deaths that occurred in the period 1997-2010 were analyzed. Of these, 61 were related to hemorrhage, corresponding to 12.42%; postpartum hemorrhage was the most prevalent cause, with 26 deaths, followed by placental abruption with 15, representing 67.21% of the cases.
The maternal mortality from hemorrhage is a public health problem...

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