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Cohen, et al., “MediConnect,” 2002.


Shneiderman, Ben, Designing the User interface, 1998.


Wiklund, Michael E., “Making Medical Device Interfaces More User-Friendly”



Government Reports


Food and Drug Administration, “Overweight, Obesity Threaten U.S. Health Gains,” 2002.


Surgeon General, “Overweight in Children and Adolescents,” 2001.



Commercial Products




Oregon Scientific







Commercial Product Reviews


Greenberg, Corey, “NBC Today: Weigh Cool,” 2003.


Health and Fitness Section: Body Fat Scales.  Consumer Reports.  January 2004, Vol. 69, No 1, p24.



Other Sources


Shneiderman, Ben, “FW: Special Issue on Human-Centered Computing in Health Information Systems” E-mail to CMSC434 class, 31 Mar 2004.