ERIC Number: EJ601771
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Teaching Surgery without a Patient.
Mangan, Katherine A.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v46 n25 pA49-A50 Feb 25, 2000
Reports on the increasing use of virtual-reality devices at Pennsylvania State University's Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and other institutions that allow medical residents to practice their skills in simulated operations. Notes that both students and professors are enthusiastic about the simulations but that the necessary technology and devices are expensive. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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