Simulation Fidelity in the Context of Surgical Training in Orthopaedics
Consultant Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon, Raigmore Hospital, Honorary Senior Lecturer Edge Hill University, UK
*Corresponding Author: Suddhajit Sen, Consultant Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon, Raigmore Hospital, Honorary Senior Lecturer Edge Hill University, UK.
July 21, 2022; Published: August 30, 2022
Surgical training has evolved in the last two decades from the traditional master apprentice model to a method of deliberate practice through simulation based learning. Simulation based learning is an established form of training in the aviation industry. Efficient and effective transfer of clinical skills through training is the final goal of all training methods. This article aims to critically review and analyse the relationship between simulation fidelity and surgical skills transfer in Orthopaedics to present a pragmatic perspective.
Keywords: Surgical Training; Orthopaedics; Simulation-Based Learning (SBL)
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