Goal 2: Reduce Human Disease

Maternal mortality due to Hemostatic Disorders

Can we decrease maternal mortality and morbidity due to hemorrhage or thrombosis?

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Is this idea a Compelling Question (CQ) or Critical Challenge (CC)? : Compelling Question (CQ)

Details on the impact of addressing this CQ or CC :

Hemorrhage and thrombosis remain major causes of maternal mortality in the US. New approaches are needed to decrease these tragic deaths.

Feasibility and challenges of addressing this CQ or CC :

Clinical/basic study of risk factors/biomarkers to better define women at risk and clinical trials are needed to compare treatments.


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Idea No. 494