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Volume:8 Issue:7 Number:25 ISSN#:2563-5476
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ACE Report #12290
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Immersive VR Training Improves Surgical Skill Acquisition in Orthopaedic Residents and Surgeons

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Improved Complex Skill Acquisition by Immersive Virtual Reality Training A Randomized Controlled Trial

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Mar 18;102(6):e26.

Contributing Authors: AJ Bois GS Athwal DP Goel R Lohre

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Twenty-six resident and senior orthopaedic surgeons were randomized to receive glenoid exposure procedure training using an immersive virtual reality (VR) platform or with a standard journal article outlining procedural steps. Outcomes of interest included knowledge test scores, time to training completion, time to glenoid exposure and objective structured assessment of technical skill (OSATS) sco...

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