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New publication: Reviewing the anaesthesia alarm problem

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Dear readers,

I have not been a very active blogger the last month, and I hope to be able to have time to post updates more often during the rest of the autumn (well, spring for my Braziliand and Aussie readers :) ).

I would like to point you towards a new publication at my publications page! It is a literature review article that was published yesterday in the journal Ergonomics. This literature review article is based on the literature review that Karen Raymer, an anaesthesiologist and master student in the Master Program of Human Factors and Systems Safety, conducted for her thesis work. The article which we now have published is so to speak the argument which did set the stage for her empirical work (which I hope that we will also get published at a later stage).

In this review article different theoretical perspectives (including Signal Detection Theory, Joint Cognitive Systems Theory, concepts of data overload and coordination) are introduced in order to shed light on the probl…