Design of interactive medical devices: Feedback and its improvement

  title={Design of interactive medical devices: Feedback and its improvement},
  author={Yunqiu Li and Patrick Oladimeji and Carlos Monroy and Abigail Cauchi and Harold W. Thimbleby and Dominic Furniss and Chris Vincent and Ann Blandford},
  journal={2011 IEEE International Symposium on IT in Medicine and Education},
The design of medical devices directly affects the way healthcare practitioners carry out their daily tasks. Users welcome design that takes into account the clinical environment, in which the device is operated and is compatible with their workflow. However, if the design fails to fit, the likelihood of errors increases, which will put patient safety at risk. In this paper, we report current practice related to UCD (User Centred Design) in the context of medical device, focusing on end user… CONTINUE READING

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