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NICE has two consultations on medicines (optimisation; care homes)

NICE (the National Institute for Care and Health Excellence) has a couple of consultations that may be of interest to readers of the CHI+MED blog. Details below and you can also sign up to receive notification of NICE’s other newsletters … Continue reading

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[Video] Medical Device Training: User interfaces, design issues, and avoiding medical error

Medical Device Training Design Issues in Medical User Interfaces Dr Paolo Masci from Queen Mary University of London has put together this training video (based on a seminar), for medical device designers and hospital-based device users, to demonstrate how problems … Continue reading

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‘My First Mistake’ reflections on handling a medical mistake & resources, from @drohanlon’s blog

We’ve recently linked to a couple of examples of wrong-site surgery that people involved with the surgery were kind enough to share publicly, in the hope that others can learn from them. The post linked here also talks about a … Continue reading

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Wrong! Free event at Wellcome Collection (London) on Human error #wellcomewrong

What Wrong! an evening event of free talks, scientific illusions, close-up magicians and a clowning masterclass… all on the topic of being wrong. Where London: Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, NW1 2BE (directions, map and transport info) When Friday 5 … Continue reading

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Harold Thimbleby’s 24 May 2013 talk @InfAtEd (Edinburgh Uni’s Informatics department) via @mariawolters

Today Harold Thimbleby (one of CHI+MED’s principal investigators based at the FIT Lab in Swansea) spoke at @InfAtEd (Informatics at Edinburgh) and his talk was livetweeted by @mariawolters – thanks Maria. In the talk Harold talks about the use of … Continue reading

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