Requirements specification for automated fall and injury risk assessment.

  title={Requirements specification for automated fall and injury risk assessment.},
  author={Leanne M. Currie and Lourdes V. Mellino and James J. Cimino and Jianhua Li and Suzanne Bakken},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
Fall and injury prevention continues to be a challenge in the acute care environment. Identification of patients at risk can guide preventive care for these individuals. The following study employed usability engineering methods via a series of focus groups, to specify functional and design requirements for an automated Fall-Injury Risk Assessment Instrument. Focus groups were held with interdisciplinary decision makers and end-users to identify functional and design specifications for the… CONTINUE READING