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Table 2 Details of resuscitations documented in logbooks by providers of emergency care

From: Strengthening the emergency healthcare system for mothers and children in The Gambia

CONDITIONS RESUSCITATED TOTAL DEATHS
Ante partum haemorrhage 17  
Postpartum haemorrhage 20  
Massive haemorrhage 2  
Eclampsia 23  
Severe anaemia 21  
Shock 22 3
Severe sepsis including malaria 33  
Road accident 7  
Severe pneumonia 10  
Birth asphyxia 45 3
Burns 9  
Complications of labour/delivery 12 2
Major medical problems (epilepsy, diabetes, airway obstruction, severe dehydration, severe anaemia, malnutrition, apnoea, hypoglycaemia, heart failure, hypertension, liver disease, gas poisoning) 17 3
Major trauma (gunshot, stabbing, fracture, head injury) 9 1
Severe asthma 10  
Unknown 36 1
TOTAL 293 13