Tag: open surgery

Simulation-based training shown to build open vascular surgery skills

A recent systematic review found that “carefully designed and structured” simulation-based training (SBT) in open vascular surgery is effective and can improve technical skills,...

NICE abdominal aortic aneurysm guideline takes an “unprecedented” turn

 Ian Loftus (London, UK), president of the Vascular Society for Great Britain and Ireland, tells BLearning about the most recent developments in the UK’s...
José Fernandes e Fernandes

Proficiency in open and endovascular procedures: Simulators are useful but do...

The use of surgical simulators is important to assess competence, plan complex cases and develop skills, but they “do not replace clinical and surgical...