Special or Theme Issue

Human Factors and Technology in the ICU.

Ardenne M, Reitnauer PG. Arzneimittel-Forschung. 1975;25:1369-79.

Care teams rely on a variety of technologies to support safe practice. This special issue focuses on critical care nursing practice and how human factors affect technology use. Articles cover clinical applications of technology and review the role of technologies in critical thinking, medication delivery, and alarm fatigue.