Vacuum-assisted delivery is used to aid birth when labour has become prolonged and the mother is experiencing extreme stress and difficulties. The VAD procedure is an alternative to a forceps delivery allowing obstetricians to execute safe, individualized interventions.
Smooth and gentle delivery with the Medela VAD solution
- Medela offers a complete system that includes a surgical suction pump with all the necessary components and a large choice of suction cups.
- The goal is to support the mother and ensure that delivery of the baby can take place in a gentle and controlled manner.
- The Medela VAD system provides rapid vacuum-build up in seconds and quick set-up thanks to compatible parts.