The usability assessment of pharmaceutical package

Michiko Ohkura, Toshiaki Harikae, Fumito Tsuchiya

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)


Recently, a number of medical incidents and accidents have been reported over the world. Since many are related to medicine, the importance of "Safety in the use of medicine" has attracted a lot of attention. This paper describes experiments conducted to improve the opening of the sealed partition of infusion bags and to indicate an understandable bag design that shows how to use.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHuman-Computer Interaction
Subtitle of host publicationHCI Intelligent Multimodal Interaction Environments - 12th International Conference, HCI International 2007, Proceedings
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages10
EditionPART 4
ISBN (Print)9783540731092
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Jan 1
Event12th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCI International 2007 - Beijing, China
Duration: 2007 Jul 222007 Jul 27

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
NumberPART 4
Volume4553 LNCS
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349


Conference12th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCI International 2007


  • Human error and display design
  • Infusion bag
  • Medical accident
  • Partition

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)


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