TITLE

Simulated Surgical Skills Training: Modern-Day Surgical Homework

AUTHOR(S)
Burns, R. Phillip; Burkholder, Hans C.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Feb2007, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p166
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the benefits of simulated surgical skills training facility in the U.S. The Surgery Residency Review Committee acknowledged that simulation-based training has an important role to play in the development of technical skill. The University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga has opened a multidisciplinary skills training facility in 1980. It stresses the importance of the availability of local or regional skills training centers for surgical practitioners.
ACCESSION #
23913990

 

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