The Contextual Nature of Usability and its Relevance to Medical Informatics


We report from three usability evaluations of health information systems that illustrate the value of seeing usability as a context dependent property of a product. We show how the definition of usability in ISO 9241-11 can be used as a guiding principle in the evaluation, specification and design of such systems. The contextual view on usability is… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/978-1-58603-864-9-541

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