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Collaborative Surgical Proficiency Initiative

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01050335
First received: January 14, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

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.


Condition Intervention
Surgical Proficiency
Behavioral: Simuvision Simulator

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Collaborative Surgical Proficiency Initiative

Further study details as provided by Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency:

Estimated Enrollment: 90
Study Start Date: June 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Surgical resident or attending Behavioral: Simuvision Simulator
Participants will perform common surgical procedures on the simulator

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   23 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Surgical residents and attendings from Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Surgical residents and attendings from Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
  • Range in age from 23-65 years
  • Willing to provide informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • N/A
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01050335

Locations
United States, Arizona
Simulation and Education Training (SimET) Center, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona, United States, 85006
Sponsors and Collaborators
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kanav Kahol, PhD Simulation and Education Training (SimET) Center, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Study Director: John Ferrara, MD Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Kanav Kahol, PhD Principal Investigator, Simulation and Education Training (SimET) Center, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01050335     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 01-07-0044
Study First Received: January 14, 2010
Last Updated: January 14, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

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