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Safe.lync / Peritoneal Dialysis Connector

Safe.lync
Safe.lync

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

Safe.lync is a connection system that enhances the safety, interaction and experience of pediatric patients who need to connect themselves to peritoneal dialysis machines. The simple, non-mechanical system prevents accidental touch contamination of connector openings while reducing the overall number of steps required and also the amount of packaging. This alleviates fears and reduces the anxiety to contract fatal infections. Infection-free dialysis empowers pediatric patients with the freedom to build their lives around kidney disease, not the other way round.

The concept shows an easy and quick usability with its compact, well structured design. It targets the area well considering the increasing number of pediatric patients throughout the world.
Jury Statement
I never expected my first design award to be the iF STUDEN DESIGN AWARD. It is an amazing honor and the award has motivated me to work harder every day to become a better designer than I was yesterday.
Winner Statement
University

National University of Singapore

National University of Singapore
Singapore, Singapore

Wen Shu Kwek,
National University of Singapore

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