pediatrics

Could robots replace real therapy dogs?

Could robots replace real therapy dogs?

According to new research, robotic animals could be the 'pawfect' replacement for our real-life furry friends.

A blood oxygenation biosensor for premature babies

A blood oxygenation biosensor for premature babies

Researchers have developed a wireless sensor that monitors the health of the baby's brain in a simple, inexpensive and comfortable way for the child.

Deep learning tool measures volume of cerebral ventricles

Deep learning tool measures volume of cerebral ventricles

Researchers have developed an AI tool that can measure the volume of cerebral ventricles on MRIs in children within about 25 minutes.

Cerebral palsy: robotics trainer improves body control

Cerebral palsy: robotics trainer improves body control

Reseachers have developed robotic Trunk Support Trainer (TruST) that helps children with CP to sit more stably.

Machine learning tool predicts intestinal disease in premature infants

Machine learning tool predicts intestinal disease in premature infants

Researchers develop new machine learning approach that shows promise in predicting Necrotizing enterocolitis; could lead to improved medical decision-making in neonatal ICUs.

Robin, the AI  social robot

Robin, the AI social robot

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital launches an innovative project to support the emotional needs of children.

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AI for very young brains

Scientists have developed an innovative new technique that uses artificial intelligence to better define the different sections of the brain in newborns during a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam.

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