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Exploring the Use of Tablet Applications for Emergency Resuscitation Practice

Abstract As technology has advanced in recent years, tablet devices have started to make their way into all walks of life. Yet, many medical documentation processes still see the use of paper. Though the paper based documentation method has been shown to be effective for some purposes, the introduction of tablet devices has the potential to make the documentation processes a lot smoother. In this thesis, tablet based documentation systems are reviewed, and based on this, a new custom application is developed that medical staff can use with ease. This new application, developed for an iPad is one where users can fully customize their own forms for different uses in the intensive care unit for resuscitation scenarios. The thesis discusses the architec... (more)
Created Date 2016
Contributor Damania, Harsh Abhay (Author) / Patel, Vimla (Advisor) / Nelson, Brian C (Advisor) / Balasooriya, Janaka (Committee member) / Sen, Ayan (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering / Health care management / health documentation / resuscitation / swift / tablet apps
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 42 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Masters Thesis Engineering 2016
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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