Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- The utility of simulation in medical education: what is the evidence?Yasuharu Okuda
Department of Emergency Medicine and Medical Education, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 76:330-43. 2009..As simulation becomes increasingly prevalent in medical school and resident education, more studies are needed to see if simulation training improves patient outcomes...
- National growth in simulation training within emergency medicine residency programs, 2003-2008Yasuharu Okuda
Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Acad Emerg Med 15:1113-6. 2008..The objectives of this study were to describe the current role of simulation training in emergency medicine (EM) residency programs and to quantify growth in use of the technology over the past 5 years...
- The use of simulation in the education of emergency care providers for cardiac emergenciesYasuharu Okuda
Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, 10029, USA
Int J Emerg Med 1:73-7. 2008..We performed a qualitative literature review of the uses of simulators in medical training with a focus on their current and potential applications in cardiac emergencies...
- Defining systems expertise: effective simulation at the organizational level--implications for patient safety, disaster surge capacity, and facilitating the systems interfaceAmy H Kaji
Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Torrance, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 15:1098-103. 2008....
- Simulation in graduate medical education 2008: a review for emergency medicineSteve McLaughlin
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Acad Emerg Med 15:1117-29. 2008..In the future, the health care system will likely follow the example of the airline industry, nuclear power plants, and the military, making rigorous simulation-based training and evaluation a routine part of education and practice...