UNICEF Video on Uterine Balloon Tamponade


The ESM-UBT is an ultra-low-cost, easy to use, safe and highly cost-effective package designed to address the number one killer of pregnant women in the world. The ESM-UBT package includes a 3-hour training curriculum, which incorporates WHO and FIGO standards for PPH management; a PPH wall poster checklist; a job-aid checklist; a trainer’s teaching flipchart; a learner’s booklet; and an ESM-UBT device. The ESM-UBT device rapidly halts blood loss in women suffering from uncontrolled PPH.