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Foster + Partners' Cairo hospital embodies "latest research on biophilia"

1 month ago   |   By Dezeen

Foster + Partners has revealed visuals of the Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Centre Cairo hospital in Egypt that will prioritise connecting patients with nature to boost their wellbeing.
Now under construction in Cairo , the 300-bed hospital will have a shell-like roofscape and nestle within a "lush, verdant landscape" that offers views of a lake and the Egyptian pyramids.
The scheme was designed by Foster + Partners using the principles of biophilic design , which seeks to satisfy people's physical and emotional need for nature by integrating the natural world and natural materials.
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