Alexander Butwick


Dr. Butwick’s research focuses on clinical approaches and strategies to prevent or treat postpartum hemorrhage (PPH), a leading cause of severe maternal morbidity. He is investigating key risk factors for severe PPH and postpartum anemia among women who undergo cesarean delivery, and he has performed a number of outcome-based research studies that have broadened current knowledge of hemorrhage-related obstetric morbidity as well as transfusion utilization for patients who experience severe PPH.

Anaesthesiology & Pain Management Women's Health

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Associate Professor

Stanford University School of Medicine
August 2005
Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine

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August 31, 2016
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