Articles about Atención médica

Rediseñar la atención médica

Design for Care (book cover)

Una reseña de Design for Care de Peter H. Jones. La aplicación del pensamiento de diseño a los sistemas de atención médica. [Leer más]

Ayuda en el Hogar

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A través de sesiones de diseño participativo y evaluaciones de la usabilidad, un grupo de cuidadores de veteranos de guerra diseñan una aplicación piloto que permite realizar mejoras significativas a sus vidas. [Leer más]

Recopilación de Datos Móviles

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Ahorre tiempo y reduzca los errores en las encuestas al mínimo con una solución integral móvil con la cual los investigadores pueden recopilar datos de campo confiables más fácilmente. [Leer más]

Retirada Total: la Consecuencia de Ignorar la Usabilidad de los Dispositivos

Leg with the words No surgery here no no no written on it

No predisponga a los médicos a un error. Un diseño bien pensado puede evitar errores que causan lesiones o la muerte. [Leer más]

(English) Engaging with Mental Health: Opportunity for Collaboration

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(English) Collaboration between human-computer interaction (HCI) and mental health professionals can play a valuable role in future research on mental health technologies. [Leer más]

(English) Language Barriers in Healthcare Information: Communicating with Bilingual Users

(English) When adapting online health information for Latinos, employ “transcreation” or adaptation based on design guidelines that encompass cultural and linguistic needs, rather than just translation. [Leer más]

(English) Developing a Symbol System for the Healthcare Industry

Health symbols

(English) A project to create symbols to help patients and families navigate through hospitals, in any language or with low literacy. [Leer más]

(English) World Usability Day 2007-2008: Healthcare

(English) This year’s World Usability Day emphasizes usability in healthcare. In matters of our health, having products and services work better is essential. [Leer más]

(English) Patient Safety and Usability: Experiences in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

(English) The patient safety movement acknowledge the importance of usability in tools, processes, and environments to foster systems resistant to human error. [Leer más]

(English) Capturing User Requirements in Health and Social Care: Applying UML for unambiguous communication

(English) An approach to the Unified Modeling Language that captured what is possibly the most comprehensive set of aging healthcare requirements documented in Australia, and possibly worldwide. [Leer más]

(English) Learning about Clinical Trials: The importance of viewpoint

(English) This project was user-centered research into how cancer patients and their families look for information about cancer, its treatments, and how to search for clinical trials. [Leer más]

(English) Social Health Networking: A popular online format in unfamiliar territory

(English) Revolution Health explored how one could leverage the dynamic world of social networking in providing targeted support toward better health goals. [Leer más]

(English) The View from Here: A Perfect Storm in the ICU

(English) The information design and usability community have a superb opportunity to partner with clinicians to design the tools that will help us overcome ICU challenges. [Leer más]

(English) What’s News: Demonstrating Usability of Medical Records

(English) Medical Records Institute launched EMRCompare, a website that compares electronic medical records programs on usability, costs and functionalities. [Leer más]

(English) Auditory Displays in Healthcare

(English) How might an auditory display provide background confirmation when all is well, but attract attention when there is an important change? [Leer más]

(English) What’s News: Make it Easy

(English) The Arthritis Foundation’s Ease of Use Commendation program seeks to identify products that are easy to use by people with arthritis. [Leer más]

(English) What’s Love Got to Do with It? (Issue 1.3)

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(English) Articles on the ROI of usability and designing for emotions. (Full text not available) [Leer más]