Journal Article
Commentary

Improving infusion pump safety through usability testing.

Miller KE; Arnold R; Capan M; Campbell M; Zern SC; Dressler R; Duru OO; Ebbert G; Jackson E Jr; Learish J; Strauss D; Wu P; Bennett DA.

Usability testing is an important step toward safely integrating new technologies into medical practice. This commentary describes the testing processes used for an infusion pump integration initiative. The authors highlight the importance of proactively identifying and addressing potential failures when introducing new equipment.