J Sharit

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A modeling framework for exposing risks in complex systems
    J Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Risk Anal 20:469-82. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Examining links between sign-out reporting during shift changeovers and patient management risks
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Risk Anal 28:969-81. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of performance by older persons on a simulated telecommuting task
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1695 NW 9th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:P305-16. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis methodology for assessing product adoption by older user populations
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Appl Ergon 35:81-92. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of age, speech rate, and environmental support in using telephone voice menu systems
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 0623, USA
    Hum Factors 45:234-51. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Practically relevant research: capturing real world tasks, environments, and outcomes
    Sara J Czaja
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center on Adult Development and Aging, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Gerontologist 43:9-18. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on computer aiding in cognitive work domains: toward predictions of effectiveness and use
    J Sharit
    University of Miami, Department of Industrial Engineering, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Ergonomics 46:126-40. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Age differences in attitudes toward computers
    S J Czaja
    Miami Center on Human Factors and Aging Research, University of Miami, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P329-40. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Examining age differences in performance of a complex information search and retrieval task
    S J Czaja
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    Psychol Aging 16:564-79. 2001
  10. pmc Factors predicting the use of technology: findings from the Center for Research and Education on Aging and Technology Enhancement (CREATE)
    Sara J Czaja
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:333-52. 2006

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint A modeling framework for exposing risks in complex systems
    J Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Risk Anal 20:469-82. 2000
    ..In addition to its general utility in the area of risk analysis, this methodology may be valuable in applications of current methods of human and system reliability analysis in complex and continually evolving high-risk systems...
  2. doi request reprint Examining links between sign-out reporting during shift changeovers and patient management risks
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Risk Anal 28:969-81. 2008
    ..A number of recommendations intended for reducing risks associated with the communication of sign-out reports are also presented...
  3. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of performance by older persons on a simulated telecommuting task
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1695 NW 9th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:P305-16. 2004
    ..However, the participants from both age groups had difficulty meeting some of the task performance requirements. These results are discussed in terms of training strategies for older workers...
  4. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis methodology for assessing product adoption by older user populations
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Appl Ergon 35:81-92. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of age, speech rate, and environmental support in using telephone voice menu systems
    Joseph Sharit
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 0623, USA
    Hum Factors 45:234-51. 2003
    ..Actual or potential applications of this research include guidance in the use of support devices that can reduce memory demands and the identification of appropriate speech rates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Practically relevant research: capturing real world tasks, environments, and outcomes
    Sara J Czaja
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center on Adult Development and Aging, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Gerontologist 43:9-18. 2003
    ..The intent is to demonstrate how an ecologically valid approach affords greater insight into the performance of older adults in real world settings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on computer aiding in cognitive work domains: toward predictions of effectiveness and use
    J Sharit
    University of Miami, Department of Industrial Engineering, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0623, USA
    Ergonomics 46:126-40. 2003
    ..This approach is intended to provide designers, analysts and managers with greater insight into the nature of computer aiding and ultimately to enhance their ability to predict its effectiveness as well as its prospects for being used...
  8. ncbi request reprint Age differences in attitudes toward computers
    S J Czaja
    Miami Center on Human Factors and Aging Research, University of Miami, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P329-40. 1998
    ..These effects were moderated by task and gender. Overall, the findings indicated that computer attitudes are modifiable for people of all age groups. However, the nature of computer experience has an impact on attitude change...
  9. ncbi request reprint Examining age differences in performance of a complex information search and retrieval task
    S J Czaja
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    Psychol Aging 16:564-79. 2001
    ..There were also effects of task experience. The findings also indicated significant direct and indirect relations between component cognitive abilities and task performance...
  10. pmc Factors predicting the use of technology: findings from the Center for Research and Education on Aging and Technology Enhancement (CREATE)
    Sara J Czaja
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:333-52. 2006
    ..The relationship between age and adoption of technology was mediated by cognitive abilities, computer self-efficacy, and computer anxiety. These findings are discussed in terms of training strategies to promote technology adoption...
  11. pmc A multilevel modeling approach to examining individual differences in skill acquisition for a computer-based task
    Sankaran N Nair
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1695 NW 9th Ave, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:85-96. 2007
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for the design of intervention strategies...