In new research presented at the HFES 2017 International Annual Meeting, a team of human factors/ergonomics researchers discussed how a supplemental Web-based driver training approach using realistic scenarios and visual effects could help reduce...
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More than half of Americans regularly experience cognitive fatigue related to stress, frustration, and anxiety while at work. Those in safety-critical fields, such as air traffic control and health care, are at an even greater risk for cognitive...
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Using a game-based format, the conceptual app engages both children and caregivers to ensure compliance with medication regimens.
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Patients can engage with the Ambient Activity Technology device any time to view family photos, hear their favorite music, and play games.
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Accounting for age-related cognitive and physical challenges can increase adoption rates for older users who need help managing their health.
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Participants recognized and remembered each of the four prototype alarm sets better than those designed under the current IEC standard, and could localize three of the four prototype alarms faster and more accurately.
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People generally make decisions using two ways of thinking: They think consciously, deliberate for a while, and try to use logic to figure out what action to take – referred to as analytical cognition. Or people unconsciously recognize patterns in...
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Despite Relatively Less Distraction From Head-Up Displays, It’s Still a Bad Idea to Text While Driving
Advances in wearable technology offer new possibilities for in-vehicle interaction but also present new challenges for managing driver attention and regulating device use in vehicles.
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