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Validation of a Networked Virtual Reality Simulation of Temporal Bone Surgery

O'Leary, Stephen; Hutchins, Matthew; Stevenson, Duncan; Gunn, Chris; Krumpholz, Alexander; Kennedy, Gregor; Tykocinski, Michael; Dahm, Marcus; Pyman, Brian

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OBJECTIVES: To assess the content validity and concurrent validity of a haptically (force feedback) rendered, virtual reality simulation of temporal bone surgery. METHODS: Eleven naive surgical trainees were given a 1-hour lesson on the operation, cortical mastoidectomy, in the virtual environment with the trainer on a networked simulator and then asked to perform this procedure on a real temporal bone. RESULTS: The simulator was found to be a convincing representation of temporal bone drilling...[Show more]

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Date published: 2008
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/51061
Source: The Laryngoscope
DOI: 10.1097/MLG.0b013e3181671b15

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