The use of simulation training for robotic-assisted surgery

Sugapriya Arunachalam and James Ansell

( 48-51 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0010, 04 January 2018)

Original article

Simulation as an adjunct to didactics to increase acquired knowledge retention of learning how to avoid a "never event" of unintended retained foreign objects: 6-month and 1-year follow-up study

Roberto Rivero-Soto, Bogdan Ionescu, Duane Patterson, Rodney Grim, Ted Bell and Vanita Ahuja

( 52-56 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0011, 29 December 2017)

Original article

The validity of a surgical model simulating loss of vessel control in an abdominal hysterectomy

Suzanne L. Lababidi and Bryan K. Rone

( 44-47 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0009, 29 December 2017)


Why all doctors and medical institutions need to embrace social media: #socialmediadoctors

Neeraj Bhasin

( 41-43 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0008, 29 December 2017)

Original article

Ultrasound-guided central line placement: is a gelatine phantom a good and affordable alternative?

Bart J.M. Leenders, Stefan T.G. Bruijnen and Jan-Willem Elshof

( 35-40 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0007, 23 August 2017)

Original article

Developing haptic caries simulation for dental education

Cecilie Osnes and Andrew Keeling

( 29-34 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0006, 16 August 2017)


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 DOI: https://doi.org/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 DOI: https://doi.org/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 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0003, 11 July 2017)


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 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0002, 07 July 2017)


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 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1102/2051-7726.2017.0001, 16 May 2017)