Published in Telemedicine Law Weekly, July 8th, 2006
According to recent research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, "Improvement in performance as measured by metric-based procedural errors must be demonstrated if virtual reality (VR) simulation is to be used as a valid means of proficiency assessment and improvement in procedural-based medical skills. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration requires completion of VR simulation training for physicians learning to perform carotid stenting."
"Interventional cardiologists (n=20) participating in the Emory NeuroAnatomy...
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