User Administration

Each user can be granted various roles.

Use cases


Access to all cases by registered users only

Roles needed

  • Author
    • User with this role can create new cases
      • Residents, fellows, faculty
  • Publisher
    • User with this role reviews cases and allows access to the cases by other users.
      • Faculty
  • Department
    • All registered users have this role
      • Residents, fellows, faculty
      • Medical students

How it works

No cases are visible to unregistered users.

  • Faculty
    • Create, publish and view all cases
  • Fellows, residents
    • Create and view cases
  • Medical students
    • View all the cases.

Review for publication

In this scenario, a hierarchy of reviewers evaluates a submitted case prior to it being made available to other users.

Roles

  • Author
    • User can create new cases
  • Reviewer
    • Reviews cases which have been submitted by an author
  • Editor
    • Reviews cases which have been approved by a reviewer
  • Publisher
    • Reviews cases approved by an editor, and allows access to the cases by other users.