The Medical Supplies KIT Design based on the Intravenous Fluid Therapy for Experience of Medical Staff

의료인의 의료 행위 경험을 위한 정맥 수액 요법용 의료 소모품 키트 디자인

  • Lee, Hye-Min (Dept. of Experience Design, Graduate School of Techno Design, Kookmin University) ;
  • Pan, Young-Hwan (Dept. of Experience Design, Graduate School of Techno Design, Kookmin University)
  • 이혜민 (국민대학교 테크노디자인전문대학원 경험디자인학과) ;
  • 반영환 (국민대학교 테크노디자인전문대학원 경험디자인학과)
  • Received : 2019.05.31
  • Accepted : 2019.08.20
  • Published : 2019.08.28


Medical services should be provided not only to patients but also to medical staff who are the main actors of medical treatment. This paper is based on Ethnography, observing the behavior of medical staff performing medical actions and finding what is the most frequent of physical medical treatment. In particular, I observed the need for recognition and performance of the clinical workforce for invasive medical treatment. Based on the Insight from the observation and analysis of medical staff's behavior on intravenous fluid therapy and in-depth interview, I defined four design value factors. Plus, I suggest a design prototype with a proposal for designing a medical consumable kit for intravenous fluid therapy to validate the design elements. Kitting medical consumables simplify the preparation and disposal process throughout the treatment, enabling rapid medical action and increasing work efficiency.


Supported by : Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy


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