Malene Hegenberger

GynZone Live proudly presents:
Malene Hegenberger
Midwife and inventor

Optimal working conditions during perineal repair - how can we improve?

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Speaker: Midwife Malene Hegenberger

Malene is the inventor of the Hegenberger Speculum and will present her tips on how to improve working conditions for perineal repair.

She has worked for 18 years as a midwife in Denmark, Norway, England, the US, and the Caribbean.

This free online workshop is specially designed for midwifery students, clinical instructors, and academic staff in birth units.

Watch the English webinar recording

Watch the Danish webinar recording

In her presentation, Malene will touch upon:

  • Ergonomics and suggestions from occupational therapists
  • We will show different birthing beds and how to use them best
  • Birth at home or in a low-risk clinic. Then what? Tips and tricks
  • Insight from a nurse working in the operation theater

Tips and tricks for positioning the woman comfortably

  1. The bottom should be placed right at the edge of the bed
  2. The knees should direct outwards and upwards
  3. The bag and spin should be horizontal
  4. If possible, use the Trendelenburg position with pelvis tilted upwards


Dam Kærgaard from Denmark is kindly sponsoring the Danish webinars on 9 December 2020.

Wavecare from Denmark is kindly sponsoring the Danish and Swedish webinars on 9 and 10 December 2020.

Wing Plast from Sweden is kindly sponsoring this webinar at 10 AM and 12 PM December 2020