[Simulation training in surgical education - application of virtual reality laparoscopic simulators in a surgical skills course].

@article{Lehmann2012SimulationTI,
  title={[Simulation training in surgical education - application of virtual reality laparoscopic simulators in a surgical skills course].},
  author={Kai S. Lehmann and J{\"o}rn Gr{\"o}ne and Johannes C. Lauscher and J{\"o}rg Peter Ritz and Christoph Holmer and Uwe Pohlen and Heinz Johannes Buhr},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie},
  year={2012},
  volume={137 2},
  pages={
          130-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Training and simulation are gaining importance in surgical education. Today, virtual reality surgery simulators provide sophisticated laparoscopic training scenarios and offer detailed assessment methods. This also makes simulators interesting for the application in surgical skills courses. The aim of the current study was to assess the suitability of a virtual surgery simulator for training and assessment in an established surgical training course. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study… 
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