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dc.creatorCabitza, Federico-
dc.creatorLocoro, Angela-
dc.description.abstractIn this chapter, we focus on an emerging strand of IT-oriented research, namely Human-Data Interaction (HDI) and on how this can be applied to healthcare. HDI regards both how humans create and use data by means of interactive systems, which can both assist and constrain them and the operational level of data work, which is both work on data and by data. Healthcare is a challenging arena where to test the potential of HDI towards a new, user-centered perspective on how to support and assess “data work”. This is especially true in current times where data are becoming increasingly big and many tools are available for the lay people, including doctors and nurses, to interact with health-related data. This chapter is a contribution in the direction of considering health-related data through the lens of HDI, and of framing data visualization tools in this strand of research. The intended aim is to let the subtler peculiarities among different kind of data and of their use emerge and be addressed adequately. Our point is that doing so can promote the design of more usable tools that can support data work from a user-centered and data quality perspective and the evidence-based validation of these tools.en
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dc.publisherIGI globalen
dc.relation.ispartofSmart technology applications in business environmentsen
dc.titleHuman-data interaction in healthcareen
dc.typeContributo libro editore internazionaleit
dc.identifier.bibliographiccitationCabitza Federico, Locoro Angela (2017), Human-data interaction in healthcare. In: Issa Tomayess, et al., ed., Smart technology applications in business environments. Hershey: IGI Global, p. 184-203. ISBN 978-1-5225-2492-2. E-ISBN 978-1-5225-2493-9. DOI 10.4018/978-1-5225-2492-2.ch009.en
dc.relation.alleditorsIssa, Tomayess-
dc.relation.alleditorsKommers, Piet-
dc.relation.alleditorsIssa, Theodora-
dc.relation.alleditorsIsaias, Pedro-
dc.relation.alleditorsIssa, Touma B.-
dc.publisher.placeHershey, Pennsylvaniaen
dc.relation.indexedbyScopus - 2-s2.0-85027524628-
dc.relation.indexedbyISI - WOS:000412437900011-
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