• Grethe Heitmann

ExAC sim doll used for training obstetricians and gynecologists at Østfold Hospital Trust.

The ExAC sim doll was recently used in training of obstetricians and gynecologist. Østfold Hospital Trust implemented the use of external aortic compression in the early treatment of PPH a few years. External Abdominal Compression is a maneuver that is easy to perform where postpartum hemorrhage is suspected. Practicing on the sim doll enables these doctors to confidently perform external aortic compression in real life situations. The simulation doll is also equipped with a uterus to practice uterus massage, which is an important preventive measure for postpartum hemorrhage.