Hugsy: A Comforting Solution for Preterm Neonates Designed to Enhance Parent-Child Bonding

Abstract

Premature neonates frequently need to spend several weeks or months in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). These neonates will experience a significant amount of pain, stress and discomfort during their hospital stay due to various medical interventions they will receive ranging from feeding to surgery. Although pharmacological pain treatments are… (More)

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@article{Claes2017HugsyAC, title={Hugsy: A Comforting Solution for Preterm Neonates Designed to Enhance Parent-Child Bonding}, author={Sylvie Claes and Miguel Cabral Guerra and Jiachun Du and Lisa Malou Smits and Deedee R Kommers and Sidarto Bambang Oetomo}, journal={2017 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Connected Health: Applications, Systems and Engineering Technologies (CHASE)}, year={2017}, pages={177-184} }