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Symbolic Controller / Symbolic position controller

Symbolic Controller
Symbolic Controller

Symbolic ICU/CCU bed position controller has been designed to improve and accelerate bed adjustments by nurses. Hospital Beds should be modified in different states to address different patients and emergency situations. There are specific buttons for setting each part of the bed. Traditional buttons confuse the operator and lengthen the procedure which can cost a life. Whereas, looking like a patient on the bed, this “Controller Unit Concept” has integrated all the keys in a symbolic form, which will decrease nurse errors, improve, and accelerate the interaction between operator and bed-controller.


University of Tehran

University of Tehran
Tehran, Iran

Younes Daneshvar,
University of Tehran

Ali Moghaddami Khomami,
Iran University of Science and Technology