The use of simulation in the acquisition of laparoscopic suturing skills.

@article{Dehabadi2014TheUO,
  title={The use of simulation in the acquisition of laparoscopic suturing skills.},
  author={Mohammad Ali Haji Dehabadi and Bimbi Fernando and Pasquale Berlingieri},
  journal={International journal of surgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={
          258-68
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic suturing is recognised as one of the most difficult laparoscopic skills to master. With the use of simulation increasing in the training of future surgeons, a comprehensive literature review was carried out to evaluate the current evidence for the role of simulators in facilitating the acquisition of this particular skill. METHOD A PubMed search was performed using terms 'laparoscopy', 'suturing', and 'simulation'. The resulting literature was then analysed for… CONTINUE READING
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