Daniel J Scott

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gastrojejunal stomal reduction with the T-tag device in porcine models (with videos)
    Shou Jiang Tang
    Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9151, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:132-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Construct and face validity and task workload for laparoscopic camera navigation: virtual reality versus videotrainer systems at the SAGES Learning Center
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of General Surgery Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1158-64. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A cost-effective proficiency-based knot-tying and suturing curriculum for residency programs
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9156, USA
    J Surg Res 141:7-15. 2007
  4. pmc The changing face of surgical education: simulation as the new paradigm
    Daniel J Scott
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Surg Res 147:189-93. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The new ACS/APDS Skills Curriculum: moving the learning curve out of the operating room
    Daniel J Scott
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:213-21. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Certification pass rate of 100% for fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery skills after proficiency-based training
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:1887-93. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Completely transvaginal NOTES cholecystectomy using magnetically anchored instruments
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:2308-16. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient safety, competency, and the future of surgical simulation
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:164-70. 2006
  9. doi request reprint A randomized comparison of laparoscopic, magnetically anchored, and flexible endoscopic cameras in performance and workload between laparoscopic and single-incision surgery
    Nabeel A Arain
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:1170-80. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Developing a comprehensive, proficiency-based training program for robotic surgery
    Genevieve Dulan
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surgery 152:477-88. 2012

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Publications61

  1. doi request reprint Gastrojejunal stomal reduction with the T-tag device in porcine models (with videos)
    Shou Jiang Tang
    Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9151, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:132-8. 2008
    ..Gastrojejunal (GJ) stomal dilatation associated with weight regain is a late complication. Surgical revision is usually required for stomal or pouch reduction...
  2. ncbi request reprint Construct and face validity and task workload for laparoscopic camera navigation: virtual reality versus videotrainer systems at the SAGES Learning Center
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of General Surgery Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1158-64. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the construct and face validity, as well as workload, of two previously validated virtual reality (VR) and videotrainer (VT) systems...
  3. ncbi request reprint A cost-effective proficiency-based knot-tying and suturing curriculum for residency programs
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9156, USA
    J Surg Res 141:7-15. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a structured open skills curriculum for knot-tying and suturing using expert-derived performance goals and to examine its feasibility, cost-effectiveness, and construct validity...
  4. pmc The changing face of surgical education: simulation as the new paradigm
    Daniel J Scott
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Surg Res 147:189-93. 2008
    ..This paper highlights presentations about these topics from a panel of experts convened at the 2008 Academic Surgical Congress...
  5. ncbi request reprint The new ACS/APDS Skills Curriculum: moving the learning curve out of the operating room
    Daniel J Scott
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:213-21. 2008
    ..In the future, these simulation-based strategies may be useful in assuring the competency of practicing surgeons and for credentialing purposes...
  6. doi request reprint Certification pass rate of 100% for fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery skills after proficiency-based training
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:1887-93. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate the feasibility of implementing a proficiency-based FLS skills training curriculum and to evaluate its effectiveness in preparing trainees for certification...
  7. ncbi request reprint Completely transvaginal NOTES cholecystectomy using magnetically anchored instruments
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:2308-16. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to perform transvaginal cholecystectomies using instruments incorporated into a magnetic anchoring and guidance system (MAGS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient safety, competency, and the future of surgical simulation
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:164-70. 2006
    ..For both surgery residents and surgeons in practice, simulation holds great promise as a safe, effective, and efficient means of acquiring new skills...
  9. doi request reprint A randomized comparison of laparoscopic, magnetically anchored, and flexible endoscopic cameras in performance and workload between laparoscopic and single-incision surgery
    Nabeel A Arain
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:1170-80. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Developing a comprehensive, proficiency-based training program for robotic surgery
    Genevieve Dulan
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surgery 152:477-88. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a comprehensive, proficiency-based robotic training program...
  11. ncbi request reprint Implementation, construct validity, and benefit of a proficiency-based knot-tying and suturing curriculum
    Mouza T Goova
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9156, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:309-15. 2008
    ..The aim of this proficiency-based, open knot-tying and suturing study was to evaluate the feasibility of implementing this curriculum within a residency program, and to assess construct validity and educational benefit...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intensive continuing medical education course training on simulators results in proficiency for laparoscopic suturing
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, SL 22, Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, 1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Am J Surg 191:23-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility and effectiveness of implementing a validated suturing curriculum as a free-standing continuing medical education (CME) course...
  13. ncbi request reprint Simulator training for laparoscopic suturing using performance goals translates to the operating room
    James R Korndorffer
    Department of Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:23-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a performance-based laparoscopic suturing curriculum using simulators and to test the effectiveness (transferability) of the curriculum...
  14. doi request reprint Proficiency-based training for robotic surgery: construct validity, workload, and expert levels for nine inanimate exercises
    Genevieve Dulan
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9159, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:1516-21. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate construct validity, workload, and expert levels for the nine exercises...
  15. ncbi request reprint A novel fluoroscopy-free, resuscitative endovascular aortic balloon occlusion system in a model of hemorrhagic shock
    Daniel J Scott
    59th Medical Wing, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:122-8. 2013
    ..An additional objective was to characterize the survivability of 60 minutes of REBOA using these systems in a model of hemorrhagic shock...
  16. doi request reprint Comparison between magnetic anchoring and guidance system camera-assisted laparoendoscopic single-site surgery nephrectomy and conventional laparoendoscopic single-site surgery nephrectomy in a porcine model: focus on ergonomics and workload profiles
    Woong Kyu Han
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9110, USA
    J Endourol 27:490-6. 2013
    ..To compare surgeon-assessed ergonomic and workload demands of magnetic anchoring and guidance system (MAGS) laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) nephrectomy with conventional LESS nephrectomy in a porcine model...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive proficiency-based inanimate training for robotic surgery: reliability, feasibility, and educational benefit
    Nabeel A Arain
    Department of Surgery, Robotic Surgical Skills Training Laboratory, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:2740-5. 2012
    ..This study aimed to assess reliability, feasibility, and educational benefit associated with curricular implementation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Determining standards for laparoscopic proficiency using virtual reality
    William C Brunner
    Department of Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am Surg 71:29-35. 2005
    ..These data suggest the EXP-C level may be too lenient, whereas the EXP-1 level is more challenging and should result in adequate skill acquisition. Such standards should be further developed and integrated into surgical education...
  19. doi request reprint Tissue compression analysis for magnetically anchored cautery dissector during single-site laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Lauren B Mashaud
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:902-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the histological effects of dynamic abdominal wall compression using the magnetic anchoring and guidance system (MAGS) platform...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pretraining on Southwestern stations decreases training time and cost for proficiency-based fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery training
    Madelyn E Rosenthal
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:626-31. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that pretraining using the Southwestern (SW) videotrainer stations would decrease costs and training time and maintain benefits...
  21. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of laparoscopic, flexible endoscopic, and wired and wireless magnetic cameras on ex vivo and in vivo NOTES surgical performance
    Victoria C Chang
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Innov 20:395-402. 2013
    ..Manipulable wired or wireless independent VCs might offer advantages for NOTES but are still under development...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychomotor testing predicts rate of skill acquisition for proficiency-based laparoscopic skills training
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Surgery 140:252-62. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that psychomotor testing would predict baseline performance and training duration in a proficiency-based laparoscopic simulator curriculum...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preparing medical students to enter surgery residencies
    Rebekah A Naylor
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Am J Surg 199:105-9. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Magnetic anchoring and guidance system instrumentation for laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery/natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery: lack of histologic damage after prolonged magnetic coupling across the abdominal wall
    Sara L Best
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    Urology 77:243-7. 2011
    ..They consist of an intracorporeal magnetic device coupled to an external hand-held magnet used to anchor and "steer" it around the peritoneal cavity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Live video manipulator for endoscopy and natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (with videos)
    Shou Jiang Tang
    Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:559-64. 2008
    ..During endoscopy and natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES), this function is not currently available. Particularly during NOTES, the endoscopic image is sometimes inverted, and off-axis operation is required...
  26. doi request reprint Magnetically anchored cautery dissector improves triangulation, depth perception, and workload during single-site laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Nabeel A Arain
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1807-13. 2012
    ..This study evaluated operative outcomes and workload during single-site laparoscopy (SSL) using a magnetically anchored cautery dissector (MAGS) compared with a conventional laparoscopic hook cautery (LAP)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Proficiency maintenance: impact of ongoing simulator training on laparoscopic skill retention
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, and Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:599-603. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of maintenance training on skill retention after demonstration of proficiency...
  28. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic skills laboratories: current assessment and a call for resident training standards
    James R Korndorffer
    Department of Surgery, SL 22, Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, 1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Am J Surg 191:17-22. 2006
    ..However, little is known about the availability and uniformity of such facilities. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence, utilization, and costs of skills laboratories currently in use...
  29. doi request reprint Proficiency-based Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery skills training results in durable performance improvement and a uniform certification pass rate
    Madelyn E Rosenthal
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:2453-7. 2010
    ..This study aimed to determine the durability of skills acquired after initial training...
  30. doi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single site (LESS) in vivo suturing using a magnetic anchoring and guidance system (MAGS) camera in a porcine model: impact on ergonomics and workload
    Gang Yin
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9110, USA
    Urology 81:80-4. 2013
    ..To compare the ergonomics and workload of the surgeon during single-site suturing while using the magnetic anchoring and guidance system (MAGS) camera vs a conventional laparoscope...
  31. doi request reprint Two-year skill retention and certification exam performance after fundamentals of laparoscopic skills training and proficiency maintenance
    Lauren B Mashaud
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Biostatistics, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Surgery 148:194-201. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine 2-year performance retention and certification exam pass rate after completion of a proficiency-based fundamental laparoscopic skills (FLS) curriculum and subsequent interval training...
  32. doi request reprint Physiologic tolerance of descending thoracic aortic balloon occlusion in a swine model of hemorrhagic shock
    Nickolay P Markov
    59 th Medical Wing, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Surgery 153:848-56. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to characterize the burden of reperfusion and organ dysfunction of REBOA incurred during 30 or 90 min of class IV shock in a survivable porcine model of hemorrhage...
  33. ncbi request reprint Development, validation, and implementation of a cost-effective intermediate-level proficiency-based knot-tying and suturing curriculum for surgery residents
    Lauren B Mashaud
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9156, USA
    J Surg Educ 70:193-9. 2013
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Maintaining proficiency after fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery training: a 1-year analysis of skill retention for surgery residents
    Antonio O Castellvi
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surgery 146:387-93. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine performance retention after initial and ongoing Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) skills training...
  35. doi request reprint Maximizing coupling strength of magnetically anchored surgical instruments: how thick can we go?
    Sara L Best
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:153-9. 2011
    ..5-cm-thick abdominal walls, but this distance may not be sufficient in some humans. The purpose of this study was to determine the maximal abdominal wall thickness for which the current MAGS platform is suitable...
  36. doi request reprint Magnetically anchored camera and percutaneous instruments maintain triangulation and improve cosmesis compared with single-site and conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Nabeel A Arain
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:3457-66. 2012
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Construct and face validity of the American College of Surgeons/Association of Program Directors in Surgery laparoscopic troubleshooting team training exercise
    Nabeel A Arain
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Am J Surg 203:54-62. 2012
    ..Our aim was to develop an objective scoring system and evaluate construct and face validity for a laparoscopic troubleshooting team training exercise...
  38. ncbi request reprint Redefining simulator proficiency using automaticity theory
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of Surgery, 1000 Blythe Blvd, MEB 601, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
    Am J Surg 193:502-6. 2007
    ..Our objective was to assess whether a visual-spatial task that measures spare attentional capacity would distinguish among individuals with different levels of laparoscopic expertise...
  39. doi request reprint Complete transvaginal NOTES nephrectomy using magnetically anchored instrumentation
    Jay D Raman
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Endourol 23:367-71. 2009
    ..We present our initial animal experience with complete transvaginal NOTES nephrectomy using MAGS technology...
  40. doi request reprint Ensuring competency: are fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery training and certification necessary for practicing surgeons and operating room personnel?
    Melanie L Hafford
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:118-26. 2013
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility and need for certifying practicing surgeons and to assess proficiency of operating room (OR) personnel...
  41. doi request reprint Content and face validity of a comprehensive robotic skills training program for general surgery, urology, and gynecology
    Genevieve Dulan
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 203:535-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the content and face validity of this curriculum...
  42. ncbi request reprint Can medical students achieve skills proficiency through simulation training?
    Rebekah A Naylor
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Am J Surg 198:277-82. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether third-year medical students can become proficient in open technical skills through simulation laboratory training...
  43. doi request reprint New directions in simulation-based surgical education and training: validation and transfer of surgical skills, use of nonsurgeons as faculty, use of simulation to screen and select surgery residents, and long-term follow-up of learners
    Daniel J Scott
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
    Surgery 149:735-44. 2011
    ..The key elements from the deliberations and conclusions are summarized in this manuscript...
  44. doi request reprint Do metrics matter? Time versus motion tracking for performance assessment of proficiency-based laparoscopic skills training
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Simul Healthc 4:104-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the added value of motion metrics in determining training completion during a proficiency-based simulator curriculum compared with traditional metrics (time)...
  45. doi request reprint Early surgeon impressions and technical difficulty associated with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery: a Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Learning Center study
    Arsalla Islam
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2597-603. 2011
    ..This study aimed to characterize current surgeon impressions about LESS and to determine the relative difficulty of performing a simulated LESS task using a multiport access device...
  46. doi request reprint Effect of staple height on gastrojejunostomy during laparoscopic gastric bypass: a multicenter prospective randomized trial
    Ninh T Nguyen
    Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:477-82. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the outcomes of patients who had undergone gastric bypass with construction of the gastrojejunostomy using a 25-mm circular stapler with a 3.5- versus 4.8-mm staple height...
  47. doi request reprint Video. Modified single-incision laparoscopic adjustable gastric band
    Daniel J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:2314-5. 2010
    ..This video describes a modified single-incision laparoscopic approach for adjustable gastric band placement...
  48. doi request reprint Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    Andrea Mariah Alexander
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9092, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 93:1091-110. 2013
    ..Clear benefits have been established regarding the superiority of LVHR in terms of fewer wound infections compared with open repairs. Meticulous technique and appropriate patient selection are critical to obtain the reported results. ..
  49. ncbi request reprint Developing and testing competency levels for laparoscopic skills training
    James R Korndorffer
    Department of Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Arch Surg 140:80-4. 2005
    ..Expert levels can be developed for use as training end points for a basic video-trainer skills curriculum, and the levels developed will be suitable for training...
  50. ncbi request reprint Aortic balloon occlusion is effective in controlling pelvic hemorrhage
    Jonathan J Morrison
    59th Clinical Research Division, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Surg Res 177:341-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of resuscitative endovascular aortic balloon occlusion (REBOA) of the distal aorta in a porcine model of pelvic hemorrhage...
  51. doi request reprint Endotherapy for a 5-cm mid-esophageal perforation with tandem stenting above the lower esophageal sphincter (with videos)
    Shou Jiang Tang
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy, Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics, 910 E Houston, Suite 550, Tyler, TX 75702, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:2836-41. 2009
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Medical management of postsurgical complications: the bariatric surgeon's perspective
    Michael J Lee
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 21:241-56. 2011
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal versus Lichtenstein herniorrhaphy: cost comparison at teaching hospitals
    Benjamin E Schneider
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:261-7. 2003
    ..The TEP repair results in faster recuperation. Patient preference and faster recuperation may offset the increased cost associated with laparoscopic hernia repair...
  54. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic virtual reality training: are 30 repetitions enough?
    William C Brunner
    Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Surg Res 122:150-6. 2004
    ..Current literature suggests that novices reach a plateau after two to seven trials when training on the MIST VR laparoscopic virtual reality system. We hypothesize that significant benefit may be gained through additional training...
  55. ncbi request reprint Multicenter construct validity for southwestern laparoscopic videotrainer stations
    James R Korndorffer
    Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2699, USA
    J Surg Res 128:114-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the Southwestern stations for construct validity (the ability to discriminate between subjects at different levels of experience)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Skill retention following proficiency-based laparoscopic simulator training
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Surgery 138:165-70. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess skill retention after completion of a validated laparoscopic skills curriculum...
  57. ncbi request reprint Design of a proficiency-based skills training curriculum for the fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery
    E Matt Ritter
    National Capital Area Medical Simulation Center, Norman M Rich Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Surg Innov 14:107-12. 2007
    ..We have developed a proficiency-based training curriculum for the psychomotor skills portion of FLS. Work is under way to evaluate and validate this curricular design...
  58. ncbi request reprint Limited feedback and video tutorials optimize learning and resource utilization during laparoscopic simulator training
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of General Surgery, Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Surgery 142:202-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of instructor feedback and video tutorials on skill acquisition during proficiency-based laparoscopic suturing training...
  59. ncbi request reprint Re: "Psychomotor testing predicts rate of skill acquisition for proficiency-based laparoscopic skills training"
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Surgery 141:831-2. 2007
  60. pmc Laparoscopic marsupialization of a giant posttraumatic splenic cyst
    Rafael Sierra
    Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    JSLS 8:384-8. 2004
    ..Recently, laparoscopic approaches have been developed. In this report, we describe laparoscopic marsupialization of a giant splenic cyst (diameter > 15 cm)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Closing the gap in operative performance between novices and experts: does harder mean better for laparoscopic simulator training?
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of General Surgery, Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28211, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:307-13. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that simulator training under more difficult and realistic conditions would enhance the operative performance of novices...

Research Grants1

  1. Evaluating the Impact of Simulated Team Training on Patient Safety
    Daniel Scott; Fiscal Year: 2007
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