The rabbit nephrectomy model for training in laparoscopic surgery.

@article{Molinas2004TheRN,
  title={The rabbit nephrectomy model for training in laparoscopic surgery.},
  author={Carlos Roger Molinas and Maria Mercedes Binda and Karina Mailova and Philippe R. Koninckx},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2004},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={185-90}
}
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic surgical training is generally done with the teacher-student model using complex exercises. This study was performed to evaluate a new training model that emphasizes the repetition of simple procedures. METHODS Laparoscopic surgery was performed in rabbits (n=200) using conventional instruments. Gynaecologists (n=10) and medical… CONTINUE READING