Projekte und Kooperationen

Auswahl laufende Projekte  /  Selection of Current Research Projects

Newborn Research Zurich (NRZ)

  • Newborn Research Zurich (NRZ)
  • SwissNeoNet – Swiss National Registry of High-risk Newborns to Perform Research, Neurodevelopmental Monitoring and Quality Improvement.
  • ROPROP – Oral Propranolol for prevention of threshold retinopathy of prematurity
  • EpoRepair – Erythropoietin for the repair of cerebral injury in very preterm infants
  • ALBINO – Effect of ALlopurinol in addition to hypothermia for hypoxic ischemic Brain Injury on Neurocognitive Outcome.Informations-Flyer für Eltern
  • The ALBINO Parent Study: Parental Satisfaction, Needs and Preferences for Consent Procedure in Emergency Clinical Trials for Critically Ill Newborns
  • General Movements Assessments from birth to 3 months and neurodevelopmental outcome up to the age of 2 years in infants < 30 weeks of gestation
  • PLASM – Placental surveillance of the fetal metabolism
  • Perinatal Palliative Care Services and Needs of Health Care Professionals Working in Swiss Perinatal Centres – A Nationwide Survey
  • Longitudinal, process, and outcome analyses of the Swiss Asphyxia and Cooling Register (2011-2018) – a national quality improvement project
  • Creative Music Therapy to promote brain structure, function, and neurobehavioral outcomes in preterm infants: a randmized controlled pilot trial
  • NEuroSIS (FP7 EU) The Neonatal European Study of Inhaled Steroids is a randomized placebo-controlled international multicentre clinical trial.
  • PALISA – Pain assessment during less-invasive surfactant administration
  • RESONATE – Music Bond in Neonatal Care and Beyond
  • NOSE –Effect of nasal olfactory stimulation on apnea and prematurity in preterm infants
  • CSI NeO: Cerebellar sonography for identification of very preterm infants at high risk for impaired neurodevelopmental outcome
  • MIT-PB-Study: Movement imitation therapy for preterm babies (MIT-PB)

Forschungslaboratorium für Biomedizinische Optik / Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory (BORL)

  • Beyond individual brain activity: Assessing inter-personal brain coupling using functional near-infrared imaging (fNIRI) hyperscanning (Swiss National Science Foundation)
  • Non-invasive high resolution near-infrared imaging of the neonatal brain based on time-resolved single photon detector arrays (NCCBI)
  • Tumour oxygenation measured quantitatively and non-invasively by near-infrared optical tomography (cancer research)
  • A new instrument to accurately measure the oxygenation of the gut to prevent shock in critically ill preterm patients. (Innovation Promotion Agency (KTI/CTI)
  • OxyPrem, Translating a novel oximeter to clinical use
  • Non-invasive glucose measurement in preterms