Updated 10:12 June 11th 2017

Prof Harold Thimbleby …
Recent papers on healthcare, IT, and medical apps

With thanks to my many co-authors: Paul Cairns, Abigail Cauchi, Ross Koppel, Paul Lee, Alexis Lewis, Karen Li, Patrick Oladimeji, John Williams, Albert Wu, and others.

About cybersecurity, including WannaCry

General overview

Human error

Mostly about apps

Mostly about numbers

Mostly about infusion pumps

Other topics

Bugs in a CareFusion infusion pump
On this infusion pump, the rate is simultaneously shown as 0.02 mL/h and in an error warning as minus 0.1 (it’s exsanguinating!). What does the log say, and who will be to blame for any harm?

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