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The Knowledge Repository is a complete, user-friendly database of healthcare design research references that continues to grow with the latest peer-reviewed publications. Start with our Knowledge Repository for all of your searches for articles and research citations on healthcare design topics. Access full texts through the source link, read key point summaries, or watch slidecasts. Expand your search and find project briefs, interviews, and other relevant resources by visiting our Insights & Solutions page.


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Impact of Birthing Room Design on Maternal Childbirth Experience: Results from the Room4Birth Randomized Trial

Author(s): Goldkuhl, L., Gyllensten, H., Begley, C., Nilsson, C., Wijk, H., Lindahl, G., Uvnäs-Moberg, K., Berg, M.
Added October 2022

Seeing Is believing: Using eye-tracking devices in environmental research

Author(s): Lu, Z., Pesarakli, H.
Added October 2022

Understanding experience of patients with highly infectious diseases during extended isolation: A design perspective

Author(s): Matić, Z., Sala, M. F. W., Tonetto, L. M., Campiglia, G. C., Morgan, J., DuBose, J. R., Zimring, C. M., Kraft, C. S.
Added October 2022

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) studies on airborne transmission in hospitals: A review on the research approaches and the challenges

Author(s): Tsang, T.-W., Mui, K.-W., Wong, L.-T.
Added November 2022

Quantifying window view quality: A review on view perception assessment and representation methods

Author(s): Abd-Alhamid, F., Kent, M., Wu, Y.
Added November 2022

Making space for midwifery in a hospital: Exploring the built birth environment of Canada’s first alongside midwifery unit

Author(s): Murray-Davis, B., Grenier, L. N., Plett, R. A., Mattison, C. A., Ahmed, M., Malott, A. M., Cameron, C., Hutton, E. K., Darling, E. K.
Added November 2022

Key flow processes on wards

Author(s): Karvonen, S., Holma, T., Korpelainen, J., Leivonen, K., Michelsson, K., Rantala, M.-R., Porkkala, T., Lukkarila, P.
Added November 2022

Measuring potential visual exposure of physicians during shift-end handoffs and its impact on interruptions, privacy, and collaboration

Author(s): Joshi, R., Ossmann, M., Joseph, A.
Added November 2022

Wayfinding information syntheses: A study of wayfinding efficiency and behavior in complex outdoor institutional environment

Author(s): Iftikhar, H., Luximon, Y.
Added November 2022

Designing intergenerational spaces: What to learn from children

Author(s): Norouzi, N., Chen, J.-C., Jarrott, S., Satari, A.
Research on intergenerational care programs where both children and older adults receive services in the same facility often relies on proxy reports from caregivers. The authors of this study sought to elicit perceptions of intergenerational care from the children who experience these environments.
Key Point Summary
Added November 2022

Strategies to evaluate the quality of hospital design with clinical data

Author(s): Mead, M., Ibrahim, A. M.
Healthcare design research engages multidisciplinary stakeholders who are often driven by competing agendas. The authors of this article discuss the challenges in evaluating hospital design, describe design features, which are often considered important to clinical care, and recommend strategies to enhance rigor into the evaluation process.
Key Point Summary
Added November 2022

The impacts of nature connectedness on children's well-being: Systematic literature review

Author(s): Arola, T., Aulake, M., Ott, A., Lindholm, M., Kouvonen, P., Virtanen, P., Paloniemi, R.
Added December 2022

Digital twin–based health care facilities management

Author(s): Madubuike, O. C., Anumba, C. J.
Added November 2022

Recommendations for ventilation of remodeled negative-pressure isolation wards for COVID-19 patients: A comparison of international guidelines

Author(s): Chen, C.-Y., Chen, P.-H., Chen, J.-K., Su, T.-C.
Added November 2022

Contamination of personal protective equipment and environmental surfaces in Fangcang shelter hospitals

Author(s): Yao, Y., Cui, Y., Gao, X., Qian, Y., Hu, B.
Added November 2022

The Implementation of a dedicated newborn examination room: A quality improvement project

Author(s): Thornhill, L., Tiwari, M., Garsia, K., Joerck, C., Mowry, C., Bhurawala, H., Liu, A.
Added November 2022

Building a satisfactory indoor environment for healthcare facility occupants: A literature review

Author(s): Shen, X., Zhang, H., Li, Y., Qu, K., Zhao, L., Kong, G., Jia, W.
Added November 2022

Impact of the soundscape on the physical health and the perception of senior adults in senior care facilities

Author(s): Mu, J., Wu, Y., Wang, T.
Added November 2022

Evaluation of the results of a periodic environmental biosecurity assessment program on air quality in controlled environment rooms of hospitals

Author(s): Sabuco-Tébar, E. A., Arense-Gonzalo, J. J., Campayo-Rojas, F. J.
Added November 2022

Research methods used in evidence-based design: An analysis of five years of research articles from the HERD Journal

Author(s): Battisto, D., Li, X., Dong, J., Hall, L., Blouin, J.
Added November 2022