User involvement in healthcare technology development and assessment: structured literature review.

  title={User involvement in healthcare technology development and assessment: structured literature review.},
  author={Syed Ghulam Sarwar Shah and Ian Robinson},
  journal={International journal of health care quality assurance incorporating Leadership in health services},
  volume={19 6-7},
  • S. ShahIan Robinson
  • Published 1 October 2006
  • Medicine, Business
  • International journal of health care quality assurance incorporating Leadership in health services
PURPOSE Medical device users are one of the principal medical device technology stakeholders. The involvement of users in medical device technology development and assessment is central to meet their needs. This study aims to examine this issue. DESIGN/METHODOLOGY/APPROACH A structured review of the literature published from 1980 to 2005 in peer-reviewed journals was carried out from a social science perspective to investigate user involvement practice in the development and assessment of… 

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