Surgical Training News Archives - Medical Training Magazine

AAMC Simulation Center receives accreditation

Left to right: Victoria Bayless, president/CEO of AAMC; Dr. Adrian Park, chair of the Department of Surgery at AAMC and founder and chair of the SAIL Center; and Sylvia and James Earl. Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC) James and Sylvia Earl...  Read more

New Simulation App Trains Neuromuscular Monitoring

The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and Digital Surgery announced the launch of a new simulation app activity: Train-of-Four (TOF) Quantitative Monitoring for Neuromuscular Blockade (NMB). This simulation, supported by an educational grant...  Read more

Minimally Invasive Surgery Week to take place

Minimally Invasive Surgery Week (MISWeek) 2019, a multispecialty conference presented by the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, takes place from 4-7 September. Its target audience consists of general surgeons, gynecologists, urologists, pediatric,...  Read more

Robotic surgery program celebrates milestone

Robotic Surgery
The Institute for Defense Robotic Surgical Education program celebrated a significant milestone, training the 100th team on robotic surgery at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, in July. This milestone is significant for Keesler’s InDORSE program,...  Read more

3D Systems releases new gastric bleeding module

gastric bleeding
3D Systems has released new patient-specific modules, updates and configurations to its products. Gastric Emergency Bleeding Modules Clipping for gastric bleeding will soon be available in 3D Systems’ Advanced Gastric Emergency Bleeding Module for the...  Read more

Osso VR releases results of validation study

Osso VR announced the results of its first validation study showing a 230 percent improvement in the participants’ overall surgical performance when prepared with virtual reality (VR) training.  The study, titled “Randomized, Controlled Trial of...  Read more