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Necessity and usability issues for cancer care system

Abdul Mutalib, Ariffin and D., Juhriansyah (2013) Necessity and usability issues for cancer care system. In: 4th International Conference on Computing and Informatics (ICOCI 2013), 28 -30 August 2013, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.

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This paper discusses on usability issues pertaining to an interactive system that supports communication among cancer community, called cancer care system (CCS).The initiative was accelerated after an investigation involving patients, caregivers, and medical practitioners found that their communication needs supports from a tool that enables them to participate privately.The CCS was designed and developed using user-centered design (UCD) approach.Most design and development activities involve observation and user participation; hence this study collects rich data on usability issues sensitive to the users.In the end, this paper outlines the usability issues to be addressed when designing such interactive communication support.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN: 9789832078791 Organized by: Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: cancer care, usability, UCD, CCS
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Dr. Ariffin Abdul Mutalib
Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2014 00:47
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2014 00:47
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/12067

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