Interior Design

Executive Summary of Key Concepts

April 16, 2014     HERD Volume 7, Issue 3
RESEARCH One Size Does Not Fit All: A Diagnostic Post-Occupancy Evaluation Model for an Emergency Department

Examination of How and Why Over-the-Bed Tables Are Used: Use Cases and Needs from Healthcare Providers

March 31, 2014     Joe Manganelli, PhD; Anthony Threatt, PhD; Johnell O. Brooks, PhD; Stan Healy, DHA, NHA, FACHE; Jessica Merino, MS; Paul Yanik, PhD; Ian Walker, PhD; and Keith Green, RA, PhD

Neural Correlates of Nature Stimuli: An fMRI Study [CEU Available]

February 19, 2014     Debajyoti Pati, PhD; Michael O'Boyle, PhD; Cherif Amor, PhD; Jiancheng Hou, PhD; Shabboo Valipoor, MA; and Dan Fang, BS

Special Supplement: Understanding the Role of Facility Design in the Acquisition and Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections

December 17, 2013     Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in collaboration with HERD
  Work related to healthcare-associated infection prevention has predominantly focused on changing clinician behaviors, improving teamwork, and “promoting a culture of safety.” In addition, there is a growing body of evidence that the built environment plays a...

Fall Prevention for Inpatient Oncology Using Lean and Rapid Improvement Event Techniques

November 15, 2013     Laurie Wolf, MS, CPE, ASQ-CSSBB; Eileen Costantinou, MSN, RN-BC; Cathie Limbaugh, MSN, CNS-BC, OCN; Kathy Rensing, MSN, ANP-BC, CRNI; Phyllis Gabbart, MSN, APRN-BC; and Pat Matt, RN, MSN, CIC, ASQ-CSSBB

Letter to the Editors: Post-Anesthesia Care Unit and Six Sigma Process

November 15, 2013     Roger Haenke, MDiv, MSNc, RN, NEA-BC

Design Decision Making and ICU Life Support Systems

November 15, 2013     D. Kirk Hamilton, FAIA, FACHA, EDAC

When the World Is Closing In: Effects of Perceived Room Brightness and Communicated Threat During Patient-Physician Interaction

November 15, 2013     Vanessa Okken, MSc; Thomas van Rompay, PhD; and Ad Pruyn, PhD

Color Perception in Pediatric Patient Room Design: American versus Korean Pediatric Patients

September 30, 2013     Jin Gyu "Phillip" Park, PhD, and Changbae Park, RA

Design Collaboration: Practice and Academic Perspectives

June 26, 2013     D. Kirk Hamilton, FAIA, FACHA, EDAC

Examination of Overbed Tables: Healthcare Provider and User Preferences

June 26, 2013     Joe Manganelli, BArch; Anthony Threatt, MArch; Johnell O. Brooks, PhD; Linnea Smolentzov, MS; Mary Mossey, MS; Stan Healy, DHA; Ian Walker, PhD; and Keith Green, PhD

Book Review: Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care and Patient Safety, Second Edition

June 26, 2013     Anthony D. Andre, PhD, CPE
Carayon, Pascale, ed. (2012). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group ISBN: 978-1-4398-3033-8