Editorial

The importance of 3D printing in vascular surgical simulation and training

Yeong Xue Lun, Ko Teck Ee Reyor, Chi Wei Ong, Leo Hwa Liang and Andrew M.T.L. Choong

( 23-28, Surgical education; Surgical simulation; Vascular surgery, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0005, 20 July 2017)

Meeting report

Report on Safety Engineering in Healthcare: Sixth Annual Simulation Conference, Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 1 December 2016

L. Salm and H. Harb

( 17-22, Patient safety and quality improvement; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0004, 13 July 2017)

Original article

Designing, developing and implementing a 2-year, simulation-embedded curriculum for junior surgical residents

Marina Yiasemidou, Andrew Kordowicz, Jonathan de Siqueira and Michael J. Gough

( 10-16, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0003, 11 July 2017)

Editorial

Advances in Surgery Channel: the future of surgical education

Beatriz Martin-Perez, Gabriel Diaz del Gobbo, Hugo De Lacy, Steven D. Wexner and Antonio M. Lacy

( 5-9, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0002, 07 July 2017)

Editorial

Computational fluid dynamics in complex aortic surgery: applications, prospects and challenges

Fan Shuen Tseng, Tse Kiat Soong, Nicholas Syn, Chi Wei Ong, Leo Hwa Liang and Andrew M.T.L. Choong

( 1-4, Surgical simulation; Vascular surgery, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0001, 16 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Real-time analysis of tissue trauma

Dominic Jones, Ali Alazmani and Peter Culmer

(B 11-11, Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.B011, 11 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Understanding vacuum assisted delivery mechanics

Dushyant Goordyal, Ali Alazmani and Peter Culmer

(B 10-10, Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.B010, 11 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Grasping improvements in laparoscopic surgery

J Chandler, D Jones, B Moxley-Wyles, J Barrie, GW Taylor and PR Culmer

(B 9-9, Laparoscopic surgery; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.B009, 11 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: How should surgeons warm up? An experimental psychology approach

T W Pike, F Mushtaq, R M Wilkie, J P A Lodge and M Mon-Williams

(B 6-6, Patient safety and quality improvement; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.B006, 11 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Pre-operative mental practice for the prevention of surgical error

Marina Yiasemidou

(B 3-3, Patient safety and quality improvement; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.B003, 11 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Cognitive simulation

Uttam Shiralkar and Sonia Bathla

(B 2-2, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.B002, 11 May 2017)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Engineered solutions to never events and novel simulation methods

Maryanne Mariyaselvam and Mark Blunt

(A 7-7, Patient safety and quality improvement; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2017.A007, 19 January 2017)

Original article

Single-incision laparoscopic surgery operative performance by experienced surgeons: a randomized trial comparing articulating versus standard straight instruments

Georgios Pafitanis, Damjan Veljanoski and Bijendra Patel

( 43-48, Laparoscopic surgery; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.0007, 31 December 2016)

Original article

Unsupervised use of laparoscopic box trainers in a cohort of UK core surgical trainees

Joanne E. Bennett, Jane V. Carter, Chris J. Foy, Caroline D. Rodd and Robert J. Longman

( 32-42, Laparoscopic surgery; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.0006, 30 December 2016)

Commentary

Teaching millennial surgeons

Andre Chow, Ali Nehme Bahsoun and Jean Nehme

( 28-31, E-learning; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.0005, 13 December 2016)

Original article

Development and evaluation of an interprofessional simulation workshop on assessment and management of tracheostomy and laryngectomy emergencies

Adnan Darr, Zahir Mughal, Somiah Siddiq and Catherine Spinou

( 13-22, Surgical simulation; ENT surgery, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.0003, 22 July 2016)

Original article

Special Issue: From fairies to SimMan: Tolkien and realism in simulation

Lysa E. Owen

( 8-12, Patient safety and quality improvement; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.0002, 21 June 2016)

Original article

Does monitor position influence visual-motor performance during minimally invasive surgery?

Alan D. White, Faisal Mushtaq, Rachael K. Raw, Oscar T. Giles, Imogen C. Crook, James Tomlinson, Danilo Miskovic, J. Peter A. Lodge, Richard M. Wilkie and Mark Mon-Williams

( 1-7, Laparoscopic surgery; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.0001, 20 June 2016)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: From Fairies to SimMan: Tolkein and realism in simulation

Lysa E. Owen

(A 7-7, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.A007, 25 February 2016)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Simulation for Acute Psychiatric Emergencies (APE)

Helen Parker and Nick Walsh

(A 6-6, Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.A006, 25 February 2016)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Teaching millennial surgeons: challenges and solutions

Andre Chow

(A 4-4, E-learning; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.A004, 25 February 2016)

Oral presentation

Special Issue: Team Resource Management - lessons from military and pre-hospital care

Claire Park

(A 2-2, Patient safety and quality improvement; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2016.A002, 25 February 2016)

Original article

Novices perform better in virtual reality simulation than in traditional cadaveric dissection training of mastoidectomy

Steven Arild Wuyts Andersen, Per Cayé-Thomasen and Mads Sølvsten Sørensen

( 68-75, Surgical education; Surgical simulation; ENT surgery, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0014, 01 December 2015)

Original article

Home virtual reality simulation training: the effect on trainee ability and confidence with laparoscopic surgery

Jonathan Barnes, Jessica Burns, Craig Nesbitt, Helen Hawkins and Alan Horgan

( 53-59, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0012, 30 November 2015)

Simulation centres

Developing and running a surgical simulation centre: experiences from Copenhagen, Denmark

Lars Konge, Flemming Bjerrum, Leizl Joy Nayahangan and Torben V. Schroeder

( 47-52, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0011, 05 October 2015)

Simulation centres

CRESENT: the Center for Research, Education and Simulation Enhanced Training, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

H. Lababidi, F. Munshi, M. AlAmar, L. Konge, L. Lonn, T.V. Schroeder and F. AlSenani

( 42-46, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0010, 05 October 2015)

Editorial

Developing simulation centres to advance surgical simulation

Lars Konge and Bijendra Patel

( 40-41, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0009, 05 October 2015)

Original article

A low-cost, non-biologic, thoracentesis and thoracostomy simulator

James Yon, Caleb J. Mentzer, Bao-Ling Adam and Lester Young

( 18-21, Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0004, 27 February 2015)

Original article

There is a worldwide shortfall of simulation platforms for minimally invasive surgery

R.W. Partridge, M.A. Hughes, P.M. Brennan and I.A.M. Hennessey

( 12-17, Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0003, 09 February 2015)

Original article

The effect of different single ports on performance in single-incision laparoscopic surgery

Georgios Pafitanis Sofronis Loizides and Bijendra Patel;

( 6-11, Laparoscopic surgery; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2015.0002, 09 February 2015)

Original article

Ventricular and skull base neuroendoscopy simulation in residency training: feasibility, cost, and resident feedback

Jaime Gasco, Achal Patel, Francisco Vaz Guimarães Filho, Samuel Zymberg, Juan Ortega-Barnett, Joel T. Patterson, Yong-Fan Kuo and Giselle Coelho

( 22-29, Neurosurgery; Surgical education; Surgical simulation, DOI: 10.1102/2051-7726.2014.0002, 07 August 2014)