edc_2011_B - Appendix B: User Observation Plan APPENDIX B:...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Appendix B: User Observation Plan 325 APPENDIX B: USER OBSERVATION PLAN Below is the plan for conducting user observation at the Rehabilitation Insti- tute of Chicago. The team’s mission was to design a method for enabling peo- ple in wheelchairs to transfer comfortably into and out of a leg press machine. People with paraplegia exercise on the machine to build up their leg muscles. Source: Cornew, D., Cory, C., Laning, E., Park, Tim. (2008). The BEST Approach to Leg Press Feet Stabilization . Engineering Design and Com- munication, Northwestern University. Main goals Examine how current setup works Evaluate areas of the current process that are good and areas that need improvement Understand how a person in a wheelchair uses the transfer method and the leg press Determine what people in wheelchairs are able to do and with what areas they struggle in relation to the transfer and the leg press machine Collect measurements that will be helpful in the design process Start time: Introduction Hello, I’m Emily Laning and these are my teammates Daniel Cornew, Christie
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 4

edc_2011_B - Appendix B: User Observation Plan APPENDIX B:...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online