Systematic review of measurement tools to assess surgeons' intraoperative cognitive workload.

@article{Dias2018SystematicRO,
  title={Systematic review of measurement tools to assess surgeons' intraoperative cognitive workload.},
  author={Roger Daglius Dias and Minhtran Ngo-Howard and Marko T. Boskovski and Marco A. Zenati and Steven J. Yule},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={105 5},
  pages={491-501}
}
BACKGROUND Surgeons in the operating theatre deal constantly with high-demand tasks that require simultaneous processing of a large amount of information. In certain situations, high cognitive load occurs, which may impact negatively on a surgeon's performance. This systematic review aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the different methods used to assess surgeons' cognitive load, and a critique of the reliability and validity of current assessment metrics. METHODS A search… CONTINUE READING