Application of Human Engineering Design Criteria to Medical Equipment
HUMAN ENGINEERING LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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The similarities between medical equipment and military materiel suggests that the current active consideration of generating a human engineering design criteria for medical equipment might focus on MIL-STD-1472B as an initial structuring tool. This report discussed benefits and shortfalls of general human engineering design standard usage, potential adaptation of some of the criteria of MIL-STD-1472B to medical equipment, precautions in adopting such provisions and several possible approaches that might be taken.
- Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
- Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems