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Cadence / Respiratory care platform

Cadence
Cadence

Cadence is a concept for improved respiratory care & breathing support for premature babies in non-critical hospital environments. The compact, height-adjustable solution enhances mobility & flexibility inside the hospital, fosters family bonding and parent engagement (kangaroo care). The clean, integrated design hides most medical components on the inside and therefore gives parents and nurses a feeling of safety while reducing the fear & anxiety of interacting with complicated hospital equipment. Cadence travels with the baby throughout the entire hospital stay and creates a comforting micro-environment - a safe space for healthy growth.

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Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå, Sweden

Aaron Wansch,
Umeå Institute of Design

Christopher Wright,
Umeå Institute of Design

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