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Medical (Papers)

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM


An Observtional Study on Informtion Flow during Shift Change

Charlotte Tang
Sheelagh Carpendale

Observational study investigating information flow during shift change in medical setting. Presents multitude of information media involved in information assembly and disassembly and interplay between common and personal information space.


Medical Sensemaking with Entity Workspace

Eric Bier
Dorrit Billman

Presents a new sensemaking tool for knowledge workers that integrates searching, reading, and note-taking. A user study provides guidance for developers of future tools and reveals multiple strategies users adopt.