• Spotlight on Oxytocin and Misoprostol for Postpartum Hemorrhage 29-09-2014

Demand Generation Synthesis of the Evidence

A review was conducted to analyze and synthesize current key evidence in order to understand the social and behavioral drivers of oxytocin and misoprostol demand and utilization, examine effective practices in implementing demand generation programs, and inform future programming.

The evidence review found 17 documents related to demand generation for oxytocin that met the inclusion criteria, including studies from Latin America, Africa and Asia and found 21 documents related to demand generation for misoprostol that met the inclusion criteria, including studies from Africa and Asia.