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Table 1 Identified near-miss events in Kassala hospital, Sudan 2008 - 2010

From: Maternal near-miss in a rural hospital in Sudan

Near-Miss event Number Percentage of the total
Hemorrhage 93 40.8
   Ectopic 10 4.4
   Abortion 4 1.8
   Placenta previa 8 3.5
   Abruptio placentae 18 7.9
   Postpartum hemorrohage 53 23.2
   Other 00 00
Hypertensive disorders 41 18
   Pre-eclampsia 28 12.3
   Eclampsia 13 5.7
Dystocia 18 7.9
   Impending rupture 13 5.7
   Ruptured uterus 5 2.2
Infection 49 21.5
Anemia 27 11.8
Total 228 100