Comparison of objective, structured assessment of technical skills with a virtual reality hysteroscopy trainer and standard latex hysteroscopy model.

@article{Goff2007ComparisonOO,
  title={Comparison of objective, structured assessment of technical skills with a virtual reality hysteroscopy trainer and standard latex hysteroscopy model.},
  author={Barbara A. Goff and Amy Vanblaricom and Lynn Mandel and Michael Chinn and Peter N\ortoft Nielsen},
  journal={The Journal of reproductive medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={52 5},
  pages={407-12}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate a virtual reality (VR) hysteroscopy device and a standard latex hysteroscopy model for assessment of residents' surgical skills. STUDY DESIGN As part of a 7-station, objective, structured assessment of technical skills (OSATS), 13 obstetrics and gynecology residents performed myoma resection with the Immersion Hysteroscopy VR Trainer (Gaithersburg, Maryland) and dissection of a polyp with a model from Limbs and Things, Inc. (LT) (Bristol, England). OSATS were scored by… CONTINUE READING