Simple Novel Methods of Skill Transfer in Laparoscopic Urology Training
There is a definite role for laparoscopy in urologic surgeries today because of its obvious advantages. There is a need for training with simplified modules. Several centers offer training in laparoscopic urology [1–4]. Nevertheless, the training is not standardized, and it may involve the use of complex equipment. Here we present the simplified training methods used at our center.
Training can be in a graded fashion:
Dry lab exercises
Animal module exercises
Live animal lab
Assisting live surgery
KeywordsInferior Vena Cava Partial Nephrectomy Skill Transfer Animal Module Trocar Placement
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