Electronically Controlled Gravity-feed (ECGF) Infusion Set

Uganda Industrial Research Institute

An infusion controller that monitors and regulates intravenous fluids or medication during therapy in patients.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Electronically Controlled Gravity Feed Infusion set features dynamic flow control that monitors and regulates intravenous fluids or medication during therapy. It is an add-on device that is applicable with existing intravenous drip sets.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Uganda, Rwanda

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
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The standard of care in Uganda is to use common intravenous drips and manually adjust the flow rate. There are IV drip flow regulators on the market outside of the African continent such as the IV Flow Regulator T-1057 and the Exadrop.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Adults and children over the age of 2 months

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