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9 | Elegant Toys That Explain Scary Medical Procedures To Kids | Co.Design | business + design
Elegant Toys That Explain Scary Medical Procedures To Kids Eindhoven Academy grad Hikaru Imamura addressed an incredibly difficult scenario--explaining a scary medical procedure to a child--with a good dose of heart in these wooden toys. Ranging from a light-up ECG machine to a CT scanner, Imamura offers play as a way to communicate potentially terrifying experiences to kids who might not be able to understand adult terminology.
Medical Toys by Prepara Wood: Developed in collaboration with pediatricians and a university medical center, these model wooden toys have been well received and are currently being used in university hospitals and other medical facilities in Japan. Understanding goes a long way to relieving fear. #Medical_Toys #Pediatrics #Medicine #Prepara_Wood
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