Surgical simulation: an animal tissue model for training in therapeutic and diagnostic bronchoscopy.

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A series of surgical simulation exercises has been developed using an animal model to allow trainees to practise basic instrument handling and develop psychomotor skills in bronchoscopy, without risk to patients. A pig model was found to be most suitable. After suitable preparation the model can be used for diagnostic and therapeutic exercises in… (More)

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@article{Ram1999SurgicalSA, title={Surgical simulation: an animal tissue model for training in therapeutic and diagnostic bronchoscopy.}, author={Bhaskar Phani Ram and Matthew Oluwole and Robin L Blair and Rodney E. Mountain and Paula Dunkley and P. Scott White}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={1999}, volume={113 2}, pages={149-51} }