Designing user interfaces of a handheld device for physical therapists

Sheau Farn Max Liang, Li Wei Cheng, Pei Fang Jennifer Tsai, Chi Lun Rau

研究成果: 書貢獻/報告類型會議貢獻

摘要

The aim of this paper is to design and evaluate user interfaces on a handheld device for physical therapists in their daily practices at a rehabilitation center. Two user interfaces, patient therapy sheet and on-site therapy management, were designed according to workflow analysis and on-site observation. The overall usability of the design was examined through a modified System Usability Scale (SUS) questionnaire distributed to twenty-five physical therapists Results showed that the overall usability of these two user interfaces has been approved by the therapists. Furthermore, results from interviews revealed that the therapists considered most of the designed features to be useful to their works. Further possible improvement was also suggested by the therapists during the interviews. It is anticipated that the proposed design could enhance current practices and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the on-site management of physical therapies.
原文英語
主出版物標題Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014
編輯Yuh-Chuan Shih, Sheau-Farn Max Liang
發行者CRC Press/Balkema
頁面87-92
頁數6
ISBN(列印)9781138027169
出版狀態已發佈 - 一月 1 2015
事件4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014 - Taipei, 臺灣
持續時間: 六月 23 2014六月 26 2014

出版系列

名字Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014

會議

會議4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014
國家臺灣
城市Taipei
期間6/23/146/26/14

指紋

Physical Therapists
user interface
therapist
User interfaces
Equipment and Supplies
Interviews
Physical therapy
Rehabilitation Centers
Workflow
Patient rehabilitation
rehabilitation center
Therapeutics
Observation
workflow
interview
management
efficiency
questionnaire

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Health Information Management
  • Health Informatics
  • Biomedical Engineering

引用此文

Liang, S. F. M., Cheng, L. W., Tsai, P. F. J., & Rau, C. L. (2015). Designing user interfaces of a handheld device for physical therapists. 於 Y-C. Shih, & S-F. M. Liang (編輯), Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014 (頁 87-92). (Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014). CRC Press/Balkema.

Designing user interfaces of a handheld device for physical therapists. / Liang, Sheau Farn Max; Cheng, Li Wei; Tsai, Pei Fang Jennifer; Rau, Chi Lun.

Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014. 編輯 / Yuh-Chuan Shih; Sheau-Farn Max Liang. CRC Press/Balkema, 2015. p. 87-92 (Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014).

研究成果: 書貢獻/報告類型會議貢獻

Liang, SFM, Cheng, LW, Tsai, PFJ & Rau, CL 2015, Designing user interfaces of a handheld device for physical therapists. 於 Y-C Shih & S-FM Liang (編輯), Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014. Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014, CRC Press/Balkema, 頁 87-92, 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014, Taipei, 臺灣, 6/23/14.
Liang SFM, Cheng LW, Tsai PFJ, Rau CL. Designing user interfaces of a handheld device for physical therapists. 於 Shih Y-C, Liang S-FM, 編輯, Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014. CRC Press/Balkema. 2015. p. 87-92. (Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014).
Liang, Sheau Farn Max ; Cheng, Li Wei ; Tsai, Pei Fang Jennifer ; Rau, Chi Lun. / Designing user interfaces of a handheld device for physical therapists. Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014. 編輯 / Yuh-Chuan Shih ; Sheau-Farn Max Liang. CRC Press/Balkema, 2015. 頁 87-92 (Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patient Welfare - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on HealthCare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2014).
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