V Datta

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Objective assessment comparing hand-assisted and conventional laparoscopic surgery
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College London, South Wharf Road, London, W2 1NY, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 21:414-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The surgical efficiency score: a feasible, reliable, and valid method of skills assessment
    Vivek Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, 83 Sumatra Road, West Hampstead, London NW6 1PT, United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 192:372-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Technical skills examination for general surgical trainees
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, 10th Floor, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Building, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    Br J Surg 93:1139-46. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The use of electromagnetic motion tracking analysis to objectively measure open surgical skill in the laboratory-based model
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Surg 193:479-85. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Practice distribution in procedural skills training: a randomized controlled trial
    S Mackay
    Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, Norfolk Place, London WZ 1PG, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 16:957-61. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative analysis of the learning curve of a simulated surgical task on the da Vinci system
    J D Hernandez
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, 10th Floor Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Wing, Praed Street, London, W2 1 NY, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 18:372-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The PreOp flexible sigmoidoscopy trainer. Validation and early evaluation of a virtual reality based system
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary s, London, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 16:1459-63. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The reliability of multiple objective measures of surgery and the role of human performance
    Simon Bann
    Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, 10th Floor QEQM Wing, St Mary s Hospital, London, W2 1NY United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 189:747-52. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical skill is predicted by the ability to detect errors
    Simon Bann
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, 10th Floor QEQM Wing, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    Am J Surg 189:412-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bench test evaluations of surgical skill with live operating performance assessments
    Vivek Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary s, London, UK
    J Am Coll Surg 199:603-6. 2004

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Objective assessment comparing hand-assisted and conventional laparoscopic surgery
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College London, South Wharf Road, London, W2 1NY, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 21:414-7. 2007
    ..Although several reports have subjectively highlighted the benefits of hand-assisted as compared with conventional laparoscopic surgery, there has been little objective analysis comparing these two techniques...
  2. ncbi request reprint The surgical efficiency score: a feasible, reliable, and valid method of skills assessment
    Vivek Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, 83 Sumatra Road, West Hampstead, London NW6 1PT, United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 192:372-8. 2006
    ..However, many of these methods are labor and time intensive, limiting their feasibility. This study aims to compare more efficient techniques of skills appraisals with an established gold standard...
  3. ncbi request reprint Technical skills examination for general surgical trainees
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, 10th Floor, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Building, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    Br J Surg 93:1139-46. 2006
    ..The technical skills of surgical trainees are difficult to assess and compare objectively. This study involved a structured, multistation, technical skills examination that enables the stratification of surgical trainees...
  4. ncbi request reprint The use of electromagnetic motion tracking analysis to objectively measure open surgical skill in the laboratory-based model
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Surg 193:479-85. 2001
    ..Again, comparison of the medians by K-W revealed a p < 0.001 for each variable. CONCLUSIONS: These findings suggest that hand motion analysis may be an effective objective measure of dexterity in open surgical simulation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Practice distribution in procedural skills training: a randomized controlled trial
    S Mackay
    Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, Norfolk Place, London WZ 1PG, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 16:957-61. 2002
    ..Massed" and "distributed" practice are important concepts in the acquisition of fine motor skills, and may be important in training in procedural skills...
  6. ncbi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative analysis of the learning curve of a simulated surgical task on the da Vinci system
    J D Hernandez
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, 10th Floor Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Wing, Praed Street, London, W2 1 NY, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 18:372-8. 2004
    ..A rapid learning curve to a competent level using the da Vinci system is possible aided by the system's intuitive motion. Motion analysis is a useful tool to measure performance in the da Vinci system compared to OSATS and time alone...
  7. ncbi request reprint The PreOp flexible sigmoidoscopy trainer. Validation and early evaluation of a virtual reality based system
    V Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary s, London, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 16:1459-63. 2002
    ..To demonstrate face and construct validity of a computer based flexible sigmoidoscopy trainer...
  8. ncbi request reprint The reliability of multiple objective measures of surgery and the role of human performance
    Simon Bann
    Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, 10th Floor QEQM Wing, St Mary s Hospital, London, W2 1NY United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 189:747-52. 2005
    ..Six-bench surgical top stations have been combined to assess basic surgical trainees (BSTs) objectively. The current study examines its reliability and validity across repeat sittings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical skill is predicted by the ability to detect errors
    Simon Bann
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, 10th Floor QEQM Wing, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY, UK
    Am J Surg 189:412-5. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bench test evaluations of surgical skill with live operating performance assessments
    Vivek Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary s, London, UK
    J Am Coll Surg 199:603-6. 2004
    ..Attempts at assessing surgical proficiency have generally used laboratory simulation to evaluate skill. The aim of this study was to compare technical ability as measured on a bench simulation with actual operative performance...
  11. ncbi request reprint The relationship between motion analysis and surgical technical assessments
    Vivek Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary s, 10th Floor Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Building, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Rd, London W2 1NY, UK
    Am J Surg 184:70-3. 2002
    ..We aim to show whether a correlation exists between these two methods of assessment...
  12. ncbi request reprint The surgical error examination is a novel method for objective technical knowledge assessment
    Simon Bann
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology and Medicine, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, 10th Floor QEQM Wing, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Rd, W2 1NY, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 185:507-11. 2003
    ..Objective analysis of surgical skill is necessary. A novel method of assessment using simple error analysis in synthetic models is examined for construct validity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Electromagnetic motion analysis in the assessment of surgical skill: Relationship between time and movement
    Sean Mackay
    Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine Academic Surgical Unit, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    ANZ J Surg 72:632-4. 2002
    ..There is a very strong correlation between movement and time data, and this study was conducted to determine whether this relationship is fixed, or whether it can vary...
  14. pmc Multiple Objective Measures of Skill (MOMS): a new approach to the assessment of technical ability in surgical trainees
    Sean Mackay
    Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, Paddington, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Surg 238:291-300. 2003
    ..This study presents the validation of a 6-task skills examination for junior surgical trainees (at the level of the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relationship between skill and outcome in the laboratory-based model
    Vivek Datta
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Medicine at St Mary s, and the Regional Vascular Unit, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Surgery 131:318-23. 2002
    ..Recent attention has been directed at developing quantitative assessments of surgical skill. This study aims to demonstrate whether objectively measuring differences in manual dexterity has an impact on a simulated surgical procedure...