Articles about Devices

Connected Medical Devices: Using Data to Drive Design Decisions

Usage data that is collected and analyzed from smart medical devices has the potential to change how these devices are designed, resulting in safer and more effective devices. [Read More]

A Review of Contextual Inquiry for Medical Device Design (Book Review)

A review of Contextual Inquiry for Medical Device Design by Mary Beth Privitera. Learn best practices and techniques for applying contextual inquiry to medical device design. [Read More]

Total Recall: The Consequence of Ignoring Medical Device Usability

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Don't set medical practitioners up for failure. Thoughtful design can prevent errors that cause injuries or death. [Read More]

TV or Not TV: Designing a Motion-Based Pointing Remote Control

“Why can’t I just point at the TV screen to get what I want?” TV remote controls are still primitive: too many confusing buttons, and tedious navigation. [Read More]

What’s News: Kindling

Review of the Kindle, Amazon's wireless reading device. [Read More]