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airbuddy / CPAP device


airbuddy - A gentle solution for preterm infants undergoing CPAP treatment. More and more premature babies are born in our world, and they need our help to get a fresh start in their lifes. They need our help to be able to breath with their undeveloped lungs. Today’s CPAP - equipment (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) adds constant physical pressure to the body resulting in wounds around the nose and head deformations. Airbuddy addresses all related problems, solving physical issues as well as enhancing bonding with parents and simplifies the daily work of doctors and nurses.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå, Sweden

Anton Hoffman,
Umeå Institute of Design

Malin Andersson,
Umeå Institute of Design

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