Securefit team, from Faculty of Dentistry USIM has represents University Sains Islam Malaysia to the Melaka International Intellectual Exposition 2016 on 7th to 8th December 2016. This exposition was held and organized at the University Technology Malaysia (UiTM), Melaka. The participant competing in this exposition includes IPTA, IPTS and secondary school from Malaysia. The team members are the year 5 students : Ammar Yaseer bin And Hakim and Nurul Amirah bt Yusof and is supervised by Dr Nor Azlina Ismail.
The Securefit group has presented their invention called Hydrooshooter. Hydroshooter acts as a distracter to reduce anxiety of paediatric patient when seeing the needle syringe. It also provides protection from needle prick injury as it is auto-recap. Besides, this product has its own special creation where it is lightweight, user friendly and cheap. Hydroshooter has been tried as an instrument to cover needle during local anaesthetic procedures in Paediatric Clinic, Faculty of Dentistry USIM that has been approved to be effective to reduce patient anxiety level during local anaesthetic procedures and as protection form needle prick injury.
The team members and their innovation.
This project has been credited with silver medal during the Closing Ceremony.
Well done & Congratulations Securefit team!!