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The purpose of this study is to provide a quantitative base line comparison to determine a surgeon's proficiency based on that surgeon's hand and tool movements while performing simulation tasks.
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Simulation and Education Training (SimET) Center, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Enrolling by invitation
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:11:04-0400
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