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Could Clothing Teach Babies With Brain Injury How to Move?
June 23, 2010
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Psychologist Eugene Goldfield of the Center for Behavioral Science at Children's Hospital Boston, with a team of engineers and scientists at the Wyss Institute, is in the early stages of a project that could help babies with cerebral palsy. Goldfield calls it the "second skin"--smart clothing whose fabric, studded with tiny sensors, would pick up attempts at motion. Full Story
Children’s Hospital Boston
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