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  • Externalising moods and psychological states to smooth pet-robot/child interaction through bluetooth communication 

    Larriba, Ferran; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Albo Canals, Jordi; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Boldú, Roger (Springer International Publishing, 2015-02-02)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
    Nowadays have already passed more than two years since PATRICIA research project about using pet robots to reduce pain and anxiety in hospitalized children was started and the advances made are more than significant. ...
  • Fun weight 

    Andriyanova, Anzhelina Aleksandrovna; Manitara, Pagona; Vidal Moliner, Manel; Walczak, Jakub (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-16)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Hospital Sant Joan de Déu
    The main objective of the Fun Weight project was to decrease the level of anxiety from children during preoperative treatment, while the gathering of measurements essential for further hospitalization takes place. This ...
  • Pain and anxiety treatment based on social robot interaction with children to improve patient experience. Ongoing research 

    Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Garriga Berga, Carles; Luaces, Carlos; Perez Payarols, Jaume; Albo-Canals, Jordi; Díaz Boladeras, Marta (2012)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    A major focus for children’s quality of life programs in hospitals is improving their experiences during procedures. In anticipation of treatment, children may become anxious and during procedures pain appears. The aim ...