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Heart Failure 2018: “classical repertoire, modern instruments” like Body Interact

During these sunny days, the city of Vienna, in Austria, has hosted the Heart Failure 2018’s edition under the theme “classical repertoire, modern instruments”. Once again this event, promoted by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), has integrated Body Interact as an innovative educational technology tool available, for all attendees, in the Virtual Case Area. Heart […]

Virtual patients in Nursing education, a “game-changer”

The countdown has started, the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning (INACSL) 2018’s event is about to start in the beautiful city of Toronto, Canada. The introduction of simulation has produced significant improvements in nursing education, and its digital side has become a “game-changer”, empowering clinical education in a great manner. Body Interact […]

Body Interact has now multiple clinical scenarios for nursing

Gone are the days when nursing students had very few simulation learning resources. Collecting blood samples from a colleague or using a pillow to inject a syringe, are outdated procedures. We wonder what Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, would say about Body Interact. Did you know we have several scenarios built specifically for […]

We are one of the ‘Gazelle 2017’ winners

Take The Wind, the enterprise behind Body Interact trademark, has received the award ‘Gazelle Enterprise 2017’ as a recognition of CCDRC Portugal. This award distinguishes young companies with a strong growing development rhythm because they are innovative, competitive, with a strong market presence, allowing the creation of new jobs and building success over time. This […]

Innovation on Nursing Education

Porto Nursing School students are the first ones in Portugal to train their skills with our smart virtual patients Body Interact and the students and staff of the Nursing School of Porto (ESEP), in Portugal, were featured at SIC Notícias (Portuguese TV channel). ESEP’s students were the first Portuguese Nursing students having access to Body Interact as a […]

UTRGV going further: commitment to excellent academic education and affordable, meaningful learning opportunities for students

On April 2015, the UTRGV School of Medicine was the only US institution owning Body Interact touchscreen tabletops. Since then, Body Interact is continuously being used by local schools and organizations as a clinical education teaching tool, and to teach and train university students in a variety of healthcare disciplines. “Usually, when we put people […]

Body Interact has a YouTube channel

If you are a video-sharing enthusiast, join our YouTube channel. We have started very recently but we are going to take this platform moving forward. Have a look at our playlists and discover why Body Interact is used worldwide. There is some interesting feedback from our international community. And if you have been to a […]

American College of Cardiology and Body Interact partnered to support clinical problem-solving during ACC.18

The 67th Annual Scientific Session and Expo of the American College of Cardiology is gone and we are already missing it! Once more, the Education Sessions were a great opportunity of continuing education that combined innovative approaches with a variety of learning experiences using Body Interact. For the past few days, the Personalized Skills & Simulation […]

Recent study shows a great learning impact of Body Interact system in nursing education

Body Interact has been featured in the study, published by Elsevier, “Clinical Virtual Simulation in Nursing Education“of the Nursing School of Porto (ESEP), in Portugal, by José Miguel Padilha RN, MScN, PhD; Paulo Puga Machado RN, MScN, PhD; Ana Leonor Ribeiro RN, MScN, PhD and José Luís Ramos RN, MScNb. The results showed excellent outcomes in several topics: easiness to use of […]