Approaches towards training in human risk management of surgical technology.

  title={Approaches towards training in human risk management of surgical technology.},
  author={Norman Geissler and Andrej Machno and Luisa F. S{\'a}nchez-Peralta and Jos{\'e} B. Pagador and Francisco M. S{\'a}nchez-Margallo and Werner Korb},
  journal={Biomedizinische Technik. Biomedical engineering},
  volume={61 2},
A safe application of modern surgical technology and computer-assisted surgery devices is based on an operation by adequately trained surgeons who are familiar with the benefits and limitations of the devices. We analyzed the in-depth interviews with seven Spanish and 10 German surgeons. Together with other studies, this analysis highlights the need for specific training in technological competence for surgeons. One way to train technological competence is to help surgeons understanding the… CONTINUE READING