Systems human factors: how far have we come?

@article{Norris2012SystemsHF,
  title={Systems human factors: how far have we come?},
  author={B. Norris},
  journal={BMJ Quality \& Safety},
  year={2012},
  volume={21},
  pages={713 - 714}
}
  • B. Norris
  • Published 2012
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • BMJ Quality & Safety
The paper by de Korne et al in this issue presents a design solution to an infection control problem in the operating room. Specifically, they sought to achieve consistency in the correct positioning of equipment in the operating room for eye surgeries in order to derive the intended benefits of laminar air flow ventilation in reducing bacterial air contamination. Korne et al used co-creation between surgical staff and tarmac operators at Schiphol airport and a work analysis to develop a… Expand

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