Neal E Seymour

Summary

Affiliation: Baystate Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Virtual reality and computer-enhanced training devices equally improve laparoscopic surgical skill in novices
    Prathima Kanumuri
    Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    JSLS 12:219-26. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint VR to OR: a review of the evidence that virtual reality simulation improves operating room performance
    Neal E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    World J Surg 32:182-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Challenges to the development of complex virtual reality surgical simulations
    N E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1774-7. 2006
  4. pmc Laparoscopic treatment of intestinal malrotation in adults
    Neal E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    JSLS 9:298-301. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of errors in laparoscopic surgical procedures
    N E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:592-5. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Boot cAMP: educational outcomes after 4 successive years of preparatory simulation-based training at onset of internship
    Gladys L Fernandez
    Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Baystate Simulation Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:242-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Virtual-reality training improves angled telescope skills in novice laparoscopists
    Sabha Ganai
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center Tufts University School of Medicine, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    Am J Surg 193:260-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A new web-based operative skills assessment tool effectively tracks progression in surgical resident performance
    Eyad M Wohaibi
    Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:333-41. 2007
  9. pmc Novices outperform experienced laparoscopists on virtual reality laparoscopy simulator
    Andrew K Moore
    Department of Ob Gyn, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    JSLS 12:358-62. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Surgical resident performance on a virtual reality simulator correlates with operating room performance
    Eyad M Wohaibi
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    J Surg Res 160:67-72. 2010

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Publications19

  1. pmc Virtual reality and computer-enhanced training devices equally improve laparoscopic surgical skill in novices
    Prathima Kanumuri
    Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    JSLS 12:219-26. 2008
    ..The study aim was to compare the effectiveness of virtual reality and computer-enhanced videoscopic training devices for training novice surgeons in complex laparoscopic skills...
  2. ncbi request reprint VR to OR: a review of the evidence that virtual reality simulation improves operating room performance
    Neal E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    World J Surg 32:182-8. 2008
    ..These studies, as well as the study model that describes them, and the future of randomized trials of this type are reviewed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Challenges to the development of complex virtual reality surgical simulations
    N E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1774-7. 2006
    ..Once developed, complex new virtual reality training devices must be validated for their usefulness in formative training and assessment of skill to be established...
  4. pmc Laparoscopic treatment of intestinal malrotation in adults
    Neal E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    JSLS 9:298-301. 2005
    ..Clinical manifestations of malrotation and results of Ladd's procedure have been described in adults, but laparoscopic treatment remains to be established as adequate treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of errors in laparoscopic surgical procedures
    N E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:592-5. 2004
    ..The determination of laparoscopic surgeon ability is essential to training error avoidance. The present study describes a practical method of surgical error analysis...
  6. doi request reprint Boot cAMP: educational outcomes after 4 successive years of preparatory simulation-based training at onset of internship
    Gladys L Fernandez
    Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Baystate Simulation Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:242-8. 2012
    ..We report educational results of 4 successive years of Boot Camp training. Results were analyzed to determine if performance evidenced at onset of training was predictive of later educational outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Virtual-reality training improves angled telescope skills in novice laparoscopists
    Sabha Ganai
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center Tufts University School of Medicine, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    Am J Surg 193:260-5. 2007
    ..Based on prior success of virtual-reality (VR) trainers in imparting surgical skills, a randomized and controlled study was designed to determine whether VR training improves angled-telescope operative performance...
  8. ncbi request reprint A new web-based operative skills assessment tool effectively tracks progression in surgical resident performance
    Eyad M Wohaibi
    Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:333-41. 2007
    ..The study aim was to demonstrate that a new database tool for assessment of surgical resident operative skills discerns predictable progression in those skills over successive residency years for specific index case types...
  9. pmc Novices outperform experienced laparoscopists on virtual reality laparoscopy simulator
    Andrew K Moore
    Department of Ob Gyn, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    JSLS 12:358-62. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether performance on the Minimally Invasive Surgery Trainer-Virtual Reality (MIST-VR) laparoscopic trainer reflects laparoscopic experience among gynecologic surgeons and trainees...
  10. doi request reprint Surgical resident performance on a virtual reality simulator correlates with operating room performance
    Eyad M Wohaibi
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    J Surg Res 160:67-72. 2010
    ..To define the ability of a virtual reality (VR) simulator to reflect clinical skill in surgical residents, we compared clinical laparoscopic performance and contemporary lab performance during curricular VR skills training...
  11. pmc Virtual reality training improves operating room performance: results of a randomized, double-blinded study
    Neal E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    Ann Surg 236:458-63; discussion 463-4. 2002
    ..To demonstrate that virtual reality (VR) training transfers technical skills to the operating room (OR) environment...
  12. doi request reprint Computer-based laparoscopic and robotic surgical simulators: performance characteristics and perceptions of new users
    David W Lin
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:209-14. 2009
    ..The initial experience of surgeons using both robotic and nonrobotic laparoscopic simulators to perform an advanced laparoscopic skill was evaluated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychomotor skills assessment in practicing surgeons experienced in performing advanced laparoscopic procedures
    Anthony G Gallagher
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:479-88. 2003
    ..Although assessment technologies have been proposed, precise and objective psychomotor skills assessment of surgeons performing laparoscopic procedures has not been detailed...
  14. doi request reprint Implementation of full patient simulation training in surgical residency
    Gladys L Fernandez
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:393-9. 2010
    ..This technique is intended to be specifically modeled experiential learning related to the knowledge, skills, and behaviors that are fundamental to patient care. We report 3 academic years' use of a patient simulation curriculum...
  15. doi request reprint Best practices in interprofessional education and training in surgery: experiences from American College of Surgeons-Accredited Education Institutes
    Neal E Seymour
    Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA
    Surgery 154:1-12. 2013
    ..Until recently, concepts of shared interprofessional educational goals and facilitation of interdisciplinary colearning have not been addressed explicitly by the Consortium of ACS-AEIs...
  16. doi request reprint Ramifications of single-port laparoscopic surgery: measuring differences in task performance using simulation
    Nathan E Conway
    1Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA
    Surg Innov 21:106-11. 2014
    ..Performance of residents declined dramatically when confronted with the challenges of the single-port task but improved with practice. These results suggest a role for lab-based single-port training. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Establishing a simulation center for surgical skills: what to do and how to do it
    R S Haluck
    Department of Surgery, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Bariatrics, Penn State University, Penn State College of Medicine, P O Box 850 MC H149, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1223-32. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Performance and ergonomic characteristics of expert surgeons using a face-mounted display during virtual reality-simulated laparoscopic surgery: an electromyographically based study
    D W Lin
    Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1135-41. 2007
    ..The authors report the performance and ergonomic characterization of an FMD using virtual reality simulation technology to recreate the surgical environment...
  19. pmc Laparoscopic management of complex Crohn's disease
    Neal E Seymour
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    JSLS 7:117-21. 2003
    ..Successful management of such disease by using minimal access techniques is described...