Applied Human Factors In Medical Device Design

Applied Human Factors in Medical Device Design
Publisher Academic Press
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Category Science
Total Pages 368
ISBN 9780128161647
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Applied Human Factors in Medical Device Design describes the contents of a human factors toolbox with in-depth descriptions of both empirical and analytical methodologies. The book begins with an overview of the design control process, integrating human factors as directed by AAMI TIR 59 and experienced practice. It then explains each method, describing why each method is important, its potential impact, when it's ideal to use, and related challenges. Also discussed are other barriers, such as communication breakdowns between users and design teams. This book is an excellent reference for professionals working in human factors, design, engineering, marketing and regulation. Focuses on meeting agency requirements as it pertains to the application of human factors in the medical device development process in both the US and the European Union (EU) Explains technology development and the application of human factors throughout the development process Covers FDA and MHRA regulations Includes case examples with each method

Applied Human Factors in Medical Device Design
  • Author : Mary Beth Privitera
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-15

Applied Human Factors in Medical Device Design describes the contents of a human factors toolbox with in-depth descriptions of both empirical and analytical methodologies. The book begins with an overview of the design control process, integrating human factors as directed by AAMI TIR 59 and experienced practice. It then explains each

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Handbook of Human Factors in Medical Device Design
  • Author : Matthew Bret Weinger,Michael E. Wiklund,Daryle Jean Gardner-Bonneau
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-13

Developed to promote the design of safe, effective, and usable medical devices, Handbook of Human Factors in Medical Device Design provides a single convenient source of authoritative information to support evidence-based design and evaluation of medical device user interfaces using rigorous human factors engineering principles. It offers guidance on user-centric

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Design for Health
  • Author : Arathi Sethumadhavan,Farzan Sasangohar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-29

Design for Health: Applications of Human Factors delves into critical and emergent issues in healthcare and patient safety and how the field of human factors and ergonomics play a role in this domain. The book uses the Design for X (DfX) methodology to discuss a wide range of contexts, technologies,

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Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices
  • Author : Vincent Duffy,Nancy Lightner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-06-17

This book discusses the latest advances in human factors and ergonomics, focusing on methods for improving quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness in patient care. By emphasizing the physical, cognitive, and organizational aspects of human factors and ergonomics applications, it presents various perspectives, including those of clinicians, patients, health organizations, and

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Humanizing Healthcare     Human Factors for Medical Device Design
  • Author : Russell J. Branaghan
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-16

Read online Humanizing Healthcare Human Factors for Medical Device Design written by Russell J. Branaghan, published by Springer Nature which was released on . Download full Humanizing Healthcare Human Factors for Medical Device Design Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Designing Usability into Medical Products
  • Author : Michael E. Wiklund,Stephen B. Wilcox
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2005-02-11

Advocating a user-centered approach to medical technology design, Designing Usability into Medical Products covers the essential processes and specific techniques necessary to produce safe, effective, usable, and appealing medical systems and products. Written by experts on user-centered research, design, and evaluation, the book provides a range of alternative approaches to

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Usability Testing of Medical Devices
  • Author : Michael E. Wiklund P.E.,Jonathan Kendler,Allison Y. Strochlic
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-12-23

Usability Testing of Medical Devices covers the nitty-gritty of usability test planning, conducting, and results reporting. The book also discusses the government regulations and industry standards that motivate many medical device manufacturers to conduct usability tests.Since publication of the first edition, the FDA and other regulatory groups h

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Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare
  • Author : Vincent G. Duffy
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-06-11

Based on recent research, this book discusses how to improve quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness in patient care through the application of human factors and ergonomics principles. It provides guidance for those involved with the design and application of systems and devices for effective and safe healthcare delivery from both

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Human Error in Medicine
  • Author : Marilyn Sue Bogner
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-06

This edited collection of articles addresses aspects of medical care in which human error is associated with unanticipated adverse outcomes. For the purposes of this book, human error encompasses mismanagement of medical care due to: * inadequacies or ambiguity in the design of a medical device or institutional setting for the

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Designing for Safe Use
  • Author : Michael Wiklund,Jonathan Kendler,Jon Tilliss,Cory Costantino,Kimmy Ansems,Valerie Ng,Ruben Post,Brenda van Geel,Rachel Aronchick,Alix Dorfman
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-03-11

How do you prevent a critical care nurse from accidentally delivering a morphine overdose to an ill patient? Or ensure that people don't insert their arm into a hydraulic mulcher? And what about enabling trapped airline passengers to escape safely in an emergency? Product designers and engineers face myriad such

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Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices
  • Author : Nancy J. Lightner,Jay Kalra
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-10

This book explores how human factors and ergonomic principles are currently transforming healthcare. It reports on the design of systems and devices to improve the quality, safety, efficiency and effectiveness of patient care, and discusses findings on improving organizational outcomes in the healthcare setting, as well as approaches to analyzing

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Medical Device Use Error
  • Author : Michael Wiklund,Andrea Dwyer,Erin Davis
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-06

Medical Device Use Error: Root Cause Analysis offers practical guidance on how to methodically discover and explain the root cause of a use error-a mistake-that occurs when someone uses a medical device. Covering medical devices used in the home and those used in clinical environments, the book presents informative case

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Contextual Inquiry for Medical Device Design
  • Author : Mary Beth Privitera
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-05-29

Contextual Inquiry for Medical Device Design helps users understand the everyday use of medical devices and the way their usage supports the development of better products and increased market acceptance. The text explains the concept of contextual inquiry using real-life examples to illustrate its application. Case studies provide a frame

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Health Care Comes Home
  • Author : National Research Council,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Board on Human-Systems Integration,Committee on the Role of Human Factors in Home Health Care
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-22

In the United States, health care devices, technologies, and practices are rapidly moving into the home. The factors driving this migration include the costs of health care, the growing numbers of older adults, the increasing prevalence of chronic conditions and diseases and improved survival rates for people with those conditions

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Advances in Human Aspects of Healthcare
  • Author : Vincent Duffy,Nancy Lightner
  • Publisher : AHFE Conference
  • Release Date : 2014-07-19

Now more than ever, the design of systems and devices for effective and safe healthcare delivery has taken center stage. And the importance of human factors and ergonomics in achieving this goal can’t be ignored. Underlining the utility of research in achieving effective design, Advances in Human Aspects of

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