Affiliation: Imperial College
- Practice distribution in procedural skills training: a randomized controlled trialS 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...
- Electromagnetic motion analysis in the assessment of surgical skill: Relationship between time and movementSean 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...
- Multiple Objective Measures of Skill (MOMS): a new approach to the assessment of technical ability in surgical traineesSean 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)...
- Relationship between skill and outcome in the laboratory-based modelVivek 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...
- Recent advances in minimal access surgeryAra Darzi
Academic Surgical Unit, Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY
BMJ 324:31-4. 2002
- The relationship between motion analysis and surgical technical assessmentsVivek 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...
- Skills assessment of surgeonsAra Darzi
Imperial College School of Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, Paddington, London, United Kingdom
Surgery 131:121-4. 2002