Postpartum Haemorrhage

CPD
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Lecture Overview

There are many famous women throughout history that all have one thing in common... dying during childbirth. A look back at history reveals that childbirth is still one of the most dangerous activities a woman can undertake in her lifetime. Postpartum haemorrhage is accountable for a surprisingly large number of deaths still today. How many? Join Dr Julie Lee for this interprofessional perspective on PPH and what the future holds...

Educators

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Julie Lee

Dr Julie Lee is a staff specialist anaesthetist at The Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and senior lecturer at The University of Queensland. Her special research interests include regional anaesthesia, airway management, and obstetric anaesthesia. She is currently undertaking a PhD on Rotational Thromboelastometry (ROTEM®) in obstetrics and has facilitated workshops and published on this topic. She is also a working party member of the Queensland Clinical Guidelines for Primary Postpartum Haemorrhage. In 2016, she was awarded the National Blood Authority Early Career Research Grant and was awarded the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA) Kevin McCaul Prize for the best paper on obstetric anaesthesia in 2017. See Educator Profile

Details
CPD27m of CPD
First Published26 July 2018
Updated26 July 2018
Expires
17 May 2021
Topics
Midwifery
Maternal and Child Health
Critical Care
Emergency
Blood
Haematology
Surgical
Medications
Clinical Assessment
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