South African Medical Research Council and the Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research

Umbiflow is a doppler to assess fetal health.

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Product description Brand name and product description

Umbiflow is a portable continuous-wave Doppler analyzer that measures the blood flow in the umbilical artery. The device is currently undergoing clinical studies.This product was selected for inclusion in the WHO’s 2013 Compendium of Innovative Health Technologies for Low-Resource Settings.

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

Primary health care facilities and antenatal clinics in remote and low-resource settings

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Umbiflow is undergoing clinical studies and is not available commercially. The developers of the product are currently having discussions with potential commercial partners.Interview with representative

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Anticipated list and market price are $1100 and $2400 USDrespectively.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

General-purpose ultrasounds which typically include pulsed-wave Doppler waveform analyzers.

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

Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

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