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Cognitive Systems Engineering in Health Care

1st Edition

Edited by Ann M. Bisantz, Catherine M. Burns, Rollin J. Fairbanks

CRC Press

224 pages

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pub: 2014-12-02
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Cognitive systems engineering has been widely and successfully applied in the design of safety critical systems such as nuclear power, aviation, and military command-and-control. More recently, these methods are being applied to the design of health and medical systems in order to improve health care quality, reduce errors and adverse events, and i

Table of Contents

Cognitive Engineering for Better Health Care Systems. The Role of Cognitive Engineering in Improving Clinical Decision Support. Team Cognitive Work Analysis as an Approach for Understanding Teamwork in Health Care. Cognitive Engineering Design of an Emergency Department Information System. Displays for Health Care Teams: A Conceptual Framework and Design Methodology. Information Modeling for Cognitive Work in a Health Care System. Support for ICU Clinician Cognitive Work through CSE. Matching Cognitive Aids and the "Real Work" of Health Care in Support of Surgical Microsystem Teamwork. Engagement and Macroergonomics: Using Cognitive Engineering to Improve Patient Safety. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Service Industries
MEDICAL / Administration
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety