Moyo fetal Heart Rate Monitor
Moyo is an affordable fetal heart rate monitor designed for intermittent and prolonged monitoring.
Moyo is able to detect abnormal fetal heart rate more quickly and easily, allowing health care providers to take appropriate and timely obstetric decisions earlier on.
Winner of Saving Lives at Birth Grant
Moyo, as part of Safer Births Project in Tanzania, won a prestigious Saving Lives at Birth Grant to validate the device. One of the studies funded by this grant compared Moyo to Pinard, where use of Moyo was associated with (Kamala, 2017):
Further studies were done to collect the attitudes and perceptions of women who had worn Moyo continuously during their most recent delivery and perceptions about how it affected care. Results indicated that the use of the monitor positively affected the women’s birth experience (Lafontan, 2018):
Maternal HR Electrodes
Lost FHR Alarm
Abnormal FHR Alarm