Clinical Simulation

Author: Richard Kyle
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0080556973
Release Date: 2010-07-27
Genre: Technology & Engineering

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.

Clinical Simulations in Nursing Education

Author: Pamela R. Jeffries
Publisher: National League for Nursing Press
ISBN: 1934758191
Release Date: 2013-11-01
Genre: Medical

Provides chapters authored by expert simulation researchers, educators and users to shed light on important advancements and emerging topics in clinical simulation including: enhanced interprofessional education and practice through simulation, meaningful debriefing and expansion of clinical simulation globally. (Reference)

Essential Simulation in Clinical Education

Author: Kirsty Forrest
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118659366
Release Date: 2013-07-17
Genre: Medical

This new addition to the popular Essentials series provides a broad, general introduction to the topic of simulation within clinical education. An ideal tool for both teaching and learning, Essential Simulation in Clinical Education provides a theoretical and practical introduction to the subject of simulation, whilst also offering strategies for successful use of simulators within general clinical education and demonstrating best practice throughout. This timely new title provides: The latest information on developments in the field, all supported by an evidence-base Content written by a global team of experts Discussion of policy and strategy initiatives to ground simulation within the healthcare context Practical examples of cases, including inter-professional learning. A superb companion for those involved in multi-disciplinary healthcare teaching, or interested in health care education practices, Essential Simulation in Clinical Education is the most comprehensive guide to the field currently available.

Clinical Simulations for Nursing Education Learner Volume

Author: Marcia L Gasper
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803632165
Release Date: 2011-12-13
Genre: Medical

Develop the critical assessment, clinical reasoning, and nursing care skills they need to deliver and practice safe and effective patient care. Each realistic, patient-care simulation focuses on a defined clinical domain, critical knowledge and skills, levels of competency, evidenced-based practice guidelines, National Patient Safety Goals, and research-based design characteristics.

Clinical Simulation in Medicine

Author: Poonam Malhotra Kapoor
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789351525639
Release Date: 2016-12-31
Genre: Medical

Clinical simulations are practical learning experiences designed to give students exposure to a comprehensive range of clinical scenarios that may be encountered in the workplace. This book is a comprehensive reference guide to clinical simulations in the field of cardiology and critical care. Beginning with an introduction to simulation and its role in medicine, the following sections explain simulations for a variety of scenarios including transthoracic echocardiography, transoesophageal echocardiography, perioperative bleeding in cardiac surgery, hemodynamic monitoring, ECMO and pain medicine, and paediatric simulation. The book includes nearly 600 clinical photographs, diagrams and tables and also covers recent American Heart Assocation (AHA) guidelines on resuscitation. Key Points Comprehensive guide to clinical simulations in cardiology and critical care Covers variety of scenarios in echocardiography, surgery and monitoring Covers recent AHA guidelines on resuscitation Includes nearly 600 images and tables

Clinical Simulations for Teacher Development

Author: Benjamin H. Dotger
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 9781623962005
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Education

Clinical simulations give teachers opportunities to enact and reflect on professional knowledge, skills, and decisions. This companion manual provides teachers with the background conceptual knowledge and documents necessary to participate in twelve different clinical simulations with standardized individuals. Each standardized parent, student, colleague, or community member will present teachers with a variety of problems of practice, where teachers can practice translating what they know about teaching into what they can do to support student learning.

Simulation for Designing Clinical Trials

Author: Hui Kimko
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0203910273
Release Date: 2002-12-12
Genre: Medical

Providing more than just a comprehensive history, critical vocabulary, insightful compilation of motivations, and clear explanation of the state-of-the-art of modern clinical trial simulation, this book supplies a rigorous framework for employing simulation as an experiment, according to a predefined simulation plan, that reflects good simulation practices. The book discusses how to clinical trial designs according to their probability for success, techniques to define distributions of virtual subjects' characteristics, methods to determine the sensitivity of the trial design, and the population relationship between dosing schedules and patient response.

Healthcare Simulation Education

Author: Debra Nestel
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119061649
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Genre: Medical

Written by a leading team from the Australian Society for Simulation in Healthcare (ASSH), Simulation Australasia, Healthcare Simulation Education is a new resource for a rapidly expanding professional healthcare simulation community. Designed as a core reference for educators who use simulation as an educational method, it outlines theory, evidence and research relevant to healthcare simulation. Containing examples of innovations from around the world, the book offers opportunities to make clear connections between the underlying rationale for the use of simulation, and what this looks like in practice. Healthcare Simulation Education: Helps readers gain a systematic understanding of theory and application of simulation Facilitates access to high quality resources to support healthcare simulation education and research Edited by a leading team from the Australian Society for Simulation in Healthcare (ASSH), the leading body for healthcare simulation in Australia Contains information on educational theory, the elements of simulation practice and contemporary issues in simulation An important text in healthcare literature and practice, Healthcare Simulation Education provides a unique cross-disciplinary overview of an innovative subject area, and is ideal for medical, nursing and allied health educators, policy makers and researchers.

Manual of Simulation in Healthcare

Author: Richard H. Riley
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198717621
Release Date: 2015-10-29
Genre: Medicine

The Manual of Simulation in Healthcare, Second Edition is fully revised and updated. It is divided into three sections, beginning with a description of the logistics of establishing a simulation and skills centre and the inherent problems with funding, equipment, staffing, course development, and promotion. The following section details a broad array of considerations for healthcare-centred simulation within medical education and reviews the steps required to develop courses that comply with 'best practice' in medical education. The final section presents simulation scenarios applied to a range of medical scenarios. New material focussing on patient safety, interprofessional education and critical care medicine represent current practice and a revised glossary of terms, acronyms, and abbreviations encountered in the areas of education, acute care medicine, simulation, and aviation has been included to enable the reader to better understand the language used by simulation experts. The Manual of Simulation in Healthcare, Second Edition provides an in-depth understanding of how medical educators can best incorporate simulation teaching methodologies into their curricula and is an invaluable resource to teachers across all the medical specialties.

Clinical Simulations for Teacher Development

Author: Benjamin H. Dotger
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 9781623962005
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Education

Clinical simulations give teachers opportunities to enact and reflect on professional knowledge, skills, and decisions. This companion manual provides teachers with the background conceptual knowledge and documents necessary to participate in twelve different clinical simulations with standardized individuals. Each standardized parent, student, colleague, or community member will present teachers with a variety of problems of practice, where teachers can practice translating what they know about teaching into what they can do to support student learning.

I Had No Idea

Author: Benjamin H. Dotger
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 9781623961978
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Education

Clinical simulations provide teachers with opportunities to enact professional knowledge, skills, and dispositions. Building on medical education’s longstanding use of standardized patients, this book infuses standardized individuals and clinical simulations into teacher education. As participating teachers engage with standardized parents, students, paraprofessionals, and community members, they encounter a variety of situations common to K12 teaching. This book provides teacher educators and professional development facilitators with the background knowledge, training procedures for standardized individuals, logistical steps, and all documents necessary for successful implementation of twelve different clinical simulations. This book is constructed for teacher educators and school district personnel who intend to facilitate clinical simulations for teachers. Teachers serving as participants in the clinical simulations should consult the separate text: Clinical Simulations for Teacher Development: A Companion Manual for Teachers.”

Essential Simulation in Clinical Education

Author: Kirsty Forrest
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118659366
Release Date: 2013-07-17
Genre: Medical

This new addition to the popular Essentials series provides a broad, general introduction to the topic of simulation within clinical education. An ideal tool for both teaching and learning, Essential Simulation in Clinical Education provides a theoretical and practical introduction to the subject of simulation, whilst also offering strategies for successful use of simulators within general clinical education and demonstrating best practice throughout. This timely new title provides: The latest information on developments in the field, all supported by an evidence-base Content written by a global team of experts Discussion of policy and strategy initiatives to ground simulation within the healthcare context Practical examples of cases, including inter-professional learning. A superb companion for those involved in multi-disciplinary healthcare teaching, or interested in health care education practices, Essential Simulation in Clinical Education is the most comprehensive guide to the field currently available.

Defining Excellence in Simulation Programs

Author: Janice C. Palaganas
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469833385
Release Date: 2014-10-07
Genre: Medical

An Official Publication of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, Defining Excellence in Simulation Programs aims to meet the needs of healthcare practitioners using simulation techniques for education, assessment, and research. Increasingly, simulation is an integral part of teaching and training programs in healthcare settings around the world. Simulation models, including virtual simulation, scenario-based simulation with actors, and computerized mannequins, contributes to improved performance and reduced errors in patient care. This text establishes working definitions and benchmarks for the field of simulation and defines the types of simulation programs, while also covering program leadership, funding, staffing, equipment and education models. It provides knowledge critical to the success of simulation program management, simulation educators, and simulation researchers. Written to appeal to the novice to advanced beginner, a special section in each chapter is directed to the competent to expert programs, managers, educators, and researchers, so that this text truly can serve as the comprehensive reference for anyone in simulation.

Simulation in Nursing Education

Author: Pamela R. Jeffries
Publisher: National League for Nursing
ISBN: 1934758159
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

The first edition of Simulation in Nursing Education: From Conceptualization to Evaluation altered the teaching and learning environment of nursing. The second edition is an essential resource for every nurse educator at every level of nursing education regardless of experience. Beginning with the basics, the book progresses through the theoretical framework and ethics of simulation, how to design simulation scenarios, curriculum integration of simulation, how to use guided reflection and debriefing, chapters on evaluation, collaboration, and integrating the QSEN competencies into simulations, and a final discussion which summarizes the issues and advances in simulation and considers the future of simulation in nursing education.