Clinical Simulation by Richard KyleClinical Simulation by Richard Kyle

Clinical Simulation

byRichard Kyle, W. Bosseau MurrayEditorRichard Kyle

Hardcover | December 5, 2007

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Simulation facilities are invaluable for training in medicine and clinical education, biomedical engineering and life sciences. They allow the practice of prevention, containment, treatment, and procedure in a risk-free setting.

This book is a practical guide and reference to the latest technology, operations and opportunities presented by clinical simulation. It shows how to develop and make efficient use of resources, and provides hands-on information to those tasked with setting up and delivering simulation facilities for medical, clinical and related purposes, and the development and delivery of simulation-based education programs

  • A step-by-step manual to developing successful simulation programs
  • Shows how to design, construct, outfit and run simulation facilities for clinical education and research.
  • The Residency Review Committee of the US Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education has begun requiring residency programs to have simulation as an integral part of their training programs.
Background : " Educator and scientist at USUHS since 1982 " Co-founder and director of USUHS's first patient simulation facility and simulation-based educational and research programs, 1997; " Consultant to world-wide DoD clinical education community for simulation facility creation and program development, 1998 - present; " Reviewer o...
Title:Clinical SimulationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:848 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:December 5, 2007Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0123725313

ISBN - 13:9780123725318

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Table of Contents

Purposes for Simulation Programs; Personnel Unique to Simulation; Facilities Required for Simulation Productions; Resources Used in Simulation Facilities; Simulated Patients; Scenario Examples; References and Index.

Editorial Reviews

'This book fills a clamoring need as the science of simulation achieves acceptance by the healthcare field'
Richard M. Satava, M.D., Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, US