Clinical cognition and biomedical informatics: Issues of patient safety.

  title={Clinical cognition and biomedical informatics: Issues of patient safety.},
  author={Vimla L. Patel and Leanne M. Currie},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
Recent developments in biomedical informatics research have afforded possibilities for great advances in health care delivery. As in most domains, there is a gulf between technologic artifacts and end users, which compromises the culture of safety in the workplace. This necessitates a broadening of disciplinary boundaries to consider cognitive and social factors related to the design and use of technology. The authors argue for a place of prominence for cognitive science in understanding… CONTINUE READING

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