B.C. researchers create device to help premature babies cope with pain by simulating a parent’s touch
Multiple media outlets reported on a new device developed by researchers at UBC which eases pain in premature babies. Liisa Holsti, a professor in the department of occupational science and occupational […]
Mar 25, 2019
Robot an effective pain management tool for premature babies
Researchers at the University of British Columbia, BC Children’s Hospital, the British Columbia Institute of Technology, and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre have designed a therapeutic robot that simulates human skin-to-skin contact, helping reduce pain for babies in the neonatal intensive care unit at BC Women’s.
Mar 21, 2019