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patient simulator

, human patient simulator
A mannequin equipped with technologies that make it resemble and respond like a living person, used in health care education for role playing, skill building, and hands-on, active education.
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A study by Johnson et al (9) found CD-ROM-based instruction to be effective in the lower cognitive skill domains of knowledge and comprehension, while the use of human patient simulators is highly effective in achieving higher skill cognitive domains.
When the programmable patient simulator is incorporated into a high-fidelity environment with lines, tubes, alarms, monitors, etc.
Elsevier and METI will combine METI's human patient simulators integrated with Muse(R), a medical trainer's simulator operating software, with Elsevier's current suite of nursing simulation products, including Sim Chart, a new simulated EHR and charting system, and Simulation Learning System (SLS), an online toolkit that helps instructors and facilitators effectively standardize and incorporate medium to high fidelity simulation into their nursing curriculum.
Critical incident nursing management using human patient simulators.
The centre was the first in Wales to acquire the highly sophisticated human patient simulator from US-based Meti.
While they are not permitted to mislead their questioners, the patient simulators are given a great deal of leeway in the way in which they interact with them.
A high-fidelity simulator, the Human Patient Simulator (Medical Education Technologies, Inc), was used as a teaching strategy and was programmed with 3 patient scenarios: hypovolemic shock, tension pneumothorax, and cardiac tamponade.
The effects of human patient simulators on basic knowledge in critical care nursing with undergraduate senior baccalaureate nursing students.
A creation of Simulaids, a patient simulator manufacturer, it was introduced at the Arab Health Congress for patient simulation training exercises for practitioners of basic and advanced life support, nursing and physician evaluation.
Caption: In addition to a new library, classrooms and fully-equipped biology, chemistry and physics laboratories, the recently opened Health Education and Technical Center at Manchester Community College is home to SimMan, a state-of-the art patient simulator for hands-on learning.
He is a full body patient simulator controlled by a computer.

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