Research Publications

Driven by Evidence

Vayu Global Health’s innovative solutions are rigorously studied and backed by evidence. Our team presents findings across peer-reviewed journals and international conferences.

 

Additionally, Vayu’s research and implementation programs span over 30 countries.

Publications on Vayu-bCPAP

Publication TypeTitleAuthorsJournalYear
Research ArticleA Low-Cost Venturi Ambient Air-Oxygen Blender for Neonatal Oxygen Therapy Read MoreMollazadeh-Moghaddam K, Burke T, Dundek M, et al.Academic Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatology2020
Research ArticleRe-Examining the Race to Send Ventilators to Low-Resource Settings Read MoreMantena S, Rogo K, Burke TRespiratory Care2020
Research ArticleBubble CPAP devices for infants and children in resource limited settings review of the literature Read MoreWon A, Suarez-Rebling D, Baker A, et al.Paediatrics and International Child Health2019
Research ArticlePrevalence of undiagnosed hypoxemia in adults and children in an under-resourced district hospital in Zambia Read MoreForan M, Ahn R, Novik J, et al.International Journal of Emergency Medicine2010

Publications on ESM-UBT

Publication TypeTitleAuthorsJournalYear
Research ArticleUterine balloon tamponade for the treatment of postpartum hemorrhage: a systematic review and meta-analysis Read MoreSuarez S, Conde-Agudelo A, Borovac-Pinheiro A, et al.American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology2020
Research ArticleA condom uterine balloon device among referral facilities in Dar Es Salaam: an assessment of perceptions, barriers and facilitators one year after implementation Read MoreAdegoke O, Danso-Bamfo S, Sheehy M, et al.BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth2020
Research ArticleMechanical Properties of the Every SecondMatters for Mothers-Uterine Balloon Tamponade (ESM-UBT) Device: In Vitro Tests Read MoreMollazadeh-Moghaddam K, Dundek M, Bellare A, et al.American Journal of Perinatology Reports2019
Research ArticleSafety of a condom uterine balloon tamponade (ESM-UBT) device for uncontrolled primary postpartum hemorrhage among facilities in Kenya and Sierra Leone Read MoreRamanathan A, Eckardt M, Nelson B, et al.BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth2018
Research ArticleUterine balloon tamponade for the management of uncontrolled postpartum hemorrhage by midwives and family physicians Read More Altawil Z, de Redon E, Dinh H, et al.International Journal of Nursing and Midwifery2017
Research ArticleA low-cost uterine balloon tamponade for management of postpartum hemorrhage: modeling the potential impact on maternal mortality and morbidity in sub-Saharan Africa Read MoreHerrick T, Mvundura M, Burke T, et al.BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth2017
Research ArticleCost-effectiveness of condom uterine balloon tamponade to control severe postpartum hemorrhage in Kenya Read MoreMvundra M, Kokonya D, Abu-Haydar E, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2017
Research ArticleShock progression and survival after use of a condom uterine balloon tamponade package in women with uncontrolled postpartum hemorrhage Read MoreBurke T, Danso-Bamfo S, Guha M, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2017
Research ArticleQualitative study of the role of men in maternal health in resource-limited communities in western Kenya Read MoreBrubaker K, Nelson B, McPherson H, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2016
Research ArticleProvider experiences with improvised uterine balloon tamponade for the management of uncontrolled postpartum hemorrhage in Kenya Read MoreNatarajan A, Pendleton A, Nelson B, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2016
Research ArticleUse of prophylactic uterotonics during the third stage of labor: a survey of provider practices in community health facilities in Sierra Leone Read MoreNatarajan A, Ahn R, Nelosn B, et al.BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth2016
Research ArticleA qualitative assessment of the impact of a uterine balloon tamponade package on decisions regarding the role of emergency hysterectomy in women with uncontrolled postpartum haemorrhage in Kenya and Senegal Read MorePendleton A, Natarajan A, Ahn R, et al.BMJ Open2016
Research ArticleProvider experience of uterine balloon tamponade for the management of postpartum hemorrhage in Sierra Leone Read MoreNatarajan A, Kamara J, Ahn R, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2016
Research ArticleProvider experiences with uterine balloon tamponade for uncontrolled postpartum hemorrhage in health facilities in Kenya Read MoreNatarajan A, Chavez J, Ahn R, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2015
Research ArticleA postpartum haemorrhage package with condom uterine balloon tamponade: a prospective multi-centre case series in Kenya, Sierra Leone, Senegal, and Nepal Read MoreBurke T, Ahn R, Nelson B, et al.British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology2015
Research ArticleDevelopment of a community-based maternal, newborn and child emergency training package in South Sudan Read MoreFehling M, Nelson B, Ahn R, et al.Public Health2013
Research ArticleUse of uterine balloon tamponade for control of postpartum hemorrhage by community-based health providers in South Sudan Read MoreNelson B, Stoklosa H, Ahn R, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2013
Research ArticleEvaluation of a novel training package among frontline maternal, newborn, and child health workers in South SudanRead MoreNelson B, Ahn R, Fehling M, et al.British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology2012
Research ArticleUterine balloon tamponade for the treatment of postpartum haemorrhage in resource-poor settings: a systematic review Read MoreTindell K, Garfinkel R, Abu-Haydar E, et al.British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology2012
Research ArticleInnovative package for frontline maternal, newborn and child health workers in South Sudan Read MoreNelson B, Fehling M, Eckardt M, et al.South Sudan Medical Journal2011
CorrespondenceCritical analysis of the Dumont et al. uterine balloon randomized controlled trial in Benin and Mali Read MoreBurke TBMJ Open2017
CommentTime for global scale-up, not randomized trials, of uterine balloon tamponade for postpartum hemorrhage Read MoreBurke T, Thapa K, Shivkumar P, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2018
CommentEmergency hysterectomy for uncontrolled postpartum hemorrhage may be averted through uterine balloon tamponade in Kenya and Senegal Read MorePendleton A, Natarajan A, Ahn R, et al.International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics2015
Case ReportInnovative Uses of Condom Uterine Balloon Tamponade for Postpartum Hemorrhage in India and Tanzania Read MoreMakin J, Suarez-Rebling D, Shivkumar P, et al.Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology2018
AbstractAn Ultra-Low Cost Uterine Balloon Tamponade Package Saves Lives among Women with Advanced Shock from Uncontrolled Postpartum Hemorrhage in Low Resource Settings Read MoreBurke T, Danso-Bamfo S, Cappetta A, et al.Annals of Global Health2017