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Samsung App for Newborns

App actually helps to avoid possible developmental disorders in premature infants. For MOM and dad she will a psychological support it but sure to survive this often difficult time. Smartphone application “the mother” can record heartbeat and voice and send in a speaker directly to incubator in the hospital. So the little ones will get the impression that areĀ still in the uterus.

For parents of premature babies, it is often not easy, without their offspring to go home and let the little ones in the infant-incubator in the hospital. Special bed popularly also known as incubator, is a medical all-rounder. It can provide inter alia for a customized micro-climate, including air and even patient temperature measure and influence as well as oxygen concentration and humidity. Also, the high-tech devices provide an acoustic shielding to hide everyday noises from the outside.

Voice and heartbeat are transmitted

Some doctors regard as a problem, that the premature switch abruptly from the but noisy womb in an acoustically neutral atmosphere. The sudden absence of the maternal voice, as well as the pounding of her heart beat could lead often months at a stage before the expected birth date at the Preemie to developmental problems in the brain.

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A Preemie in the incubator: Samsung wants to make now with an app for a soundscape, which suggests the baby, it was still in the womb. Photo: Armin Weigel

Technology Group Samsung wants to provide parents with a way with which they at least give the impression in the babies that they are still in the womb. About the app “Voices of life”, the mother has the opportunity to record their heart beat using a Smartphone. An audio filter then removes high frequencies, so that the sound of the heart to the dull acoustics in the womb.

Good night songs or classical music

For example, from home, the mother sends the recorded sounds to a corresponding to the app speakers in front of the incubator. Also voice messages or small good-night songs may be sent away on this way. The Preemies should thus not familiar noises without and feel not snatched.

The simulation of the uterus noise is nothing new on the economy strong branch of “Round the baby”: teddy bear sewn sound generator ensures in many COTS apparently soothing noise also if those bears are rather not inserted in preterm infants.

If the app actually helps to avoid possible developmental disorders in premature infants, is. For MOM and dad she will a psychological support it but sure to survive this often difficult time a little bit better.