First of its Kind
The Cervical Dilating Balloon and Securement Device
m|devices has received a patent for its new Cervical Dilating Balloon. Created in collaboration with clinicians, the recently released product is specifically designed to support midwives and obstetricians ripen the cervix, pre-labour.
The patented design includes a single balloon to improve patient comfort and the absence of eyelets creates a closed system to reduce infection risk.
The Cervical Dilating Balloon provides a non-prescriptive approach to inducing birth and can be easily inserted and readily removed by a clinician when necessary.
The balloon is designed to hold up to 80mLs of sterile water. The balloon is held in place with the m|devices Securement Device, which is included with the product.
The recommended use of the Cervical Dilating Balloon is up to 12 hours* and patients using the device can often return to the comfort and familiarity of their home during the process. *
Use of the Cervical Dilating Balloon also avoids hyper-stimulation associated with pharmacological methods.
* if clinically permitted