Mama-U is a highly affordable, portable postpartum uterus trainer that represents a postpartum uterus after birth. It supports training in treatment of postpartum hemorrhage and uterine balloon tamponade insertions and other postpartum uterus interventions. the model is ultra-portable and can be used as a tabletop model for task training, or inside Mama natalie for a complete birth simulation. Anatomy of the Model
The model has all relevant anatomical features like fundus, cervix and perineum along with possibility to extend the uterus (relevant for insertion of postpartum IUD).
- Realistic representation of the anatomy and physiology of postpartum uterus, particurally the fundus.
- Allows for cervical and vaginal inspection and removal of placental parts.
- Supports training in uteriene balloon tamponade insertion.
- Change uterine angle by applying pressure to the model.
- Practice ?blinded? placements and lift cover of the uterus to evaluate placement.
- Use as a table-top model or inside the MamaNatalie Birthing Simulator for a complete birth and postpartum simulation training.
- Ultra-portable in the compact shoulder bag and easy to use for on-site training.
Winner of Saving Lives at Birth Grant