Infant Crying Behaviour Study

We are evaluating if an accelerometer (similar to a fitbit) can be used to detect crying and sleeping behaviour in infants

Baby crying

Eligibility Criteria

  • Infants aged 4-12 weeks
  • Cries excessively (more than 3 hours a day, at least 3 days of the week)

Please complete the Pre-Screening Questionnaire to help us determine your eligibility for the trial.

  • The accelerometer, shown in the image is similar to a Fitbit
  • For this study, the rubber wrist straps will be detached and the main face of the accelerometer will be placed within a soft-touch, elasticated, cotton waistband
  • Your child will be wearing this around their waist daily for the duration of the study


All participants will receive reimbursement of between €350 upon completion of the study.

Study visits take place in Atlantia Food Trials HQ in Heron House Offices, 1st Floor, Blackpool Retail Park, Cork.

For further information:
+353 (0)21 430 7442