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  1. Content type: Commentary

    Simulation is traditionally used to reduce errors and their negative consequences. But according to modern safety theories, this focus overlooks the learning potential of the positive performance, which is muc...

    Authors: Peter Dieckmann, Mary Patterson, Saadi Lahlou, Jessica Mesman, Patrik Nyström and Ralf Krage

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:21

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  2. Content type: Innovation

    Distributed Simulation is the concept of portable, high-fidelity immersive simulation. Here, it is used for the development of a simulation-based training programme for cardiovascular ...

    Authors: Tanika Kelay, Kah Leong Chan, Emmanuel Ako, Mohammad Yasin, Charis Costopoulos, Matthew Gold, Roger K. Kneebone, Iqbal S. Malik and Fernando Bello

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:16

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  3. Content type: Commentary

    Simulation-based educational activities are happening in the clinical environment but are not all uniform in terms of their objectives, delivery, or outputs. While these activities all provide an opportunity f...

    Authors: Glenn D. Posner, Marcia L. Clark and Vincent J. Grant

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:15

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  4. Content type: Innovation

    In many countries across the world, the majority of prescribing occurs within the community setting. Close collaboration between general practitioners (GPs) and pharmacists is required to ensure effective ther...

    Authors: Caoimhe Cooke, Gerard J Gormley, Sharon Haughey and Johanne Barry

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:14

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  5. Content type: Innovation

    Transitioning medical students are anxious about their readiness-for-internship, as are their residency program directors and teaching hospital leadership responsible for care quality and patient safety. A rea...

    Authors: Adina Kalet, Sondra Zabar, Demian Szyld, Steven D Yavner, Hyuksoon Song, Michael W Nick, Grace Ng, Martin V Pusic, Christine Denicola, Cary Blum, Kinga L Eliasz, Joey Nicholson and Thomas S Riles

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:13

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  6. Content type: Innovation

    Non-technical skills are emerging as an important component of postgraduate medical education. Between 2013 and 2016, a new blended training program incorporating non-technical skills was introduced at an Aust...

    Authors: Andrew Coggins, Mihir Desai, Khanh Nguyen and Nathan Moore

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:12

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  7. Content type: Innovation

    To utilize cumulative evaluation data of the pediatric airway management simulation-based learning course on knowledge and practical skills of residents in the Saudi Commission for Health Speciality (SCFHS) in...

    Authors: Sawsan Alyousef, Haifa Marwa, Najd Alnojaidi, Hani Lababidi and Muhammad Salman Bashir

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:11

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  8. Content type: Innovation

    In this paper, we define the Association of Standardized Patient Educators (ASPE) Standards of Best Practice (SOBP) for those working with human role players who interact with learners in a wide range of exper...

    Authors: Karen L. Lewis, Carrie A. Bohnert, Wendy L. Gammon, Henrike Hölzer, Lorraine Lyman, Cathy Smith, Tonya M. Thompson, Amelia Wallace and Gayle Gliva-McConvey

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:10

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  9. Content type: Innovation

    This article describes the development, implementation, and modification of an institutional process to evaluate and fund graduate medical education simulation curricula. The goals of this activity were to (a)...

    Authors: David H. Salzman, Diane B. Wayne, Walter J. Eppich, Eric S. Hungness, Mark D. Adler, Christine S. Park, Katherine A. Barsness, William C. McGaghie and Jeffrey H. Barsuk

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:9

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  10. Content type: Research

    This study explores how interprofessional simulation-based education (IPSE) can contribute to a change in students’ understanding of teamwork and professional roles. A series of 1-day training sessions was arr...

    Authors: Lena Oxelmark, Torben Nordahl Amorøe, Liisa Carlzon and Hans Rystedt

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:8

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Advances in Simulation 2019 4:1

  11. Content type: Research

    Active ‘hands-on’ participation in the ‘hot-seat’ during immersive simulation-based training (SBT) induces stress for participants, which is believed to be necessary to improve performance. We hypothesized tha...

    Authors: Choon Looi Bong, Sumin Lee, Agnes Suah Bwee Ng, John Carson Allen, Evangeline Hua Ling Lim and Arpana Vidyarthi

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:7

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  12. Content type: Commentary

    Simulation-based research has grown substantially over the past two decades; however, relatively few published simulation studies are multicenter in nature. Multicenter research confers many distinct advantage...

    Authors: Adam Cheng, David Kessler, Ralph Mackinnon, Todd P. Chang, Vinay M. Nadkarni, Elizabeth A. Hunt, Jordan Duval-Arnould, Yiqun Lin, Martin Pusic and Marc Auerbach

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:6

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  13. Content type: Research

    Interruptions are common in the healthcare setting. This experimental study compares the effects of interruptions on simulated performances of central venous catheterization during a highly versus minimally co...

    Authors: Jessica Jones, Matthew Wilkins, Jeff Caird, Alyshah Kaba, Adam Cheng and Irene W. Y. Ma

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:5

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  14. Content type: Research

    This intervention study aimed to enhance patient safety attitudes through the design of an in situ simulation program based on a needs analysis involving thematic analysis of patient safety data and short-term...

    Authors: Charlotte Paltved, Anders Thais Bjerregaard, Kristian Krogh, Jonas Juul Pedersen and Peter Musaeus

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:4

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  15. Content type: Commentary

    Serious games are educational tools which are more and more used in patient and health professional education. In this article, we discuss three main points that developers and educators need to address during...

    Authors: David Drummond, Alice Hadchouel and Antoine Tesnière

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:3

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  16. Content type: Research

    A scoping review was conducted in order to map and determine the gaps in literature on the impact of simulation as an educational approach to improve mental health care outcomes. As it became apparent that no ...

    Authors: Brett Williams, Priya Reddy, Stuart Marshall, Bronwyn Beovich and Lesley McKarney

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:2

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  17. Content type: Research

    Sharing simulation-based training (SBT) courses between institutions could reduce time to develop new content but also presents challenges. We evaluate the process of sharing SBT courses across institutions in...

    Authors: Torrey A. Laack, Ellen A. Lones, Donna R. Schumacher, Frances M. Todd and David A. Cook

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2017 2:1

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  18. Content type: Research

    Administration of blood is a complex process requiring vigilance and effective teamwork. Despite strict policies and training on blood administration, errors still occur and can lead to mistransfusion with adv...

    Authors: Douglas M. Campbell, Laya Poost-Foroosh, Katerina Pavenski, Maya Contreras, Fahad Alam, Jason Lee and Patricia Houston

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:32

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  19. Content type: Innovation

    Non-technical skills (NTS) are an integral part of the abilities healthcare professionals need to optimally care for patients. Integrating NTS into the already complex tasks of healthcare can be a challenge fo...

    Authors: Peter Dieckmann, Louise Graae Zeltner and Anne-Mette Helsø

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:30

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  20. Content type: Innovation

    We submit that interaction patterns within healthcare teams should be more comprehensively explored during debriefings in simulation-based training because of their importance for clinical performance. We desc...

    Authors: Michaela Kolbe, Adrian Marty, Julia Seelandt and Bastian Grande

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:29

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  21. Content type: Debate article

    Simulation is firmly established as a mainstay of clinical education, and extensive research has demonstrated its value. Current practice uses inanimate simulators (with a range of complexity, sophistication a...

    Authors: Roger L. Kneebone

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:27

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  22. Content type: Research

    Medical students transitioning into professional practice feel underprepared to deal with the emotional complexities of real-life ethical situations. Simulation-based learning (SBL) may provide a safe environm...

    Authors: Gareth Lewis, Melissa McCullough, Alexander P Maxwell and Gerard J. Gormley

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:26

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  23. Content type: Research

    Simulation-based research (SBR) is rapidly expanding but the quality of reporting needs improvement. For a reader to critically assess a study, the elements of the study need to be clearly reported. Our object...

    Authors: Adam Cheng, David Kessler, Ralph Mackinnon, Todd P. Chang, Vinay M. Nadkarni, Elizabeth A. Hunt, Jordan Duval-Arnould, Yiqun Lin, David A. Cook, Martin Pusic, Joshua Hui, David Moher, Matthias Egger and Marc Auerbach

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:25

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    The Editorial to this article has been published in Advances in Simulation 2016 1:24

  24. Content type: Innovation

    Acquiring the concepts of non-technical skills (NTS) beyond a superficial level is a challenge for healthcare professionals and simulation faculty. Current simulation-based approaches to teach NTS are challeng...

    Authors: Peter Dieckmann, Ronnie Glavin, Rikke Malene Hartvigsen Grønholm Jepsen and Ralf Krage

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:23

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  25. Content type: Research

    Chest tube insertion is required for most cases of traumatic pneumothorax. However, this procedure entails risks of potentially life-threatening complications. A “surgical” approach is widely recommended to mi...

    Authors: Alexandre Léger, Aiham Ghazali, Franck Petitpas, Youcef Guéchi, Amélie Boureau-Voultoury and Denis Oriot

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:21

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  26. Content type: Research

    Non-technical skills (NTS) such as leadership and team work are important in providing good quality of care. One system to assess physicians’ NTS is the Anesthesiologists’ Non-Technical Skills (ANTS) system. T...

    Authors: Laura Zwaan, Lian Tjon Soei Len, Cordula Wagner, Dick van Groeningen, Mark Kolenbrander and Ralf Krage

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:18

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  27. Content type: Research

    Cognitive overload can inhibit learning, and cognitive load theory-based instructional design principles can be used to optimize learning situations. This study aims to investigate the effect of implementing c...

    Authors: Steven Arild Wuyts Andersen, Peter Trier Mikkelsen, Lars Konge, Per Cayé-Thomasen and Mads Sølvsten Sørensen

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:20

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  28. Content type: Debate article

    Transitions, or periods of change, in medical career pathways can be challenging episodes, requiring the transitioning clinician to take on new roles and responsibilities, adapt to new cultural dynamics, chang...

    Authors: Jennifer Cleland, Rona Patey, Ian Thomas, Kenneth Walker, Paul O’Connor and Stephanie Russ

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:14

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  29. Content type: Research

    The Clinical Placement Enhancement Program (CPEP) is a simulation course for medical students learning the core topics of cardiovascular and respiratory medicine, incorporating patient safety and professionali...

    Authors: Neil J. Cunningham, Robert O’Brien, Tracey Weiland, Julian van Dijk and Stuart Dilley

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:15

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  30. Content type: Research

    The identification of developmental curve patterns generated by a simulation-based educational method and the variables that can accelerate the learning process will result in cost-effective training. This stu...

    Authors: Jose Carlos Manuel-Palazuelos, María Riaño-Molleda, José Luis Ruiz-Gómez, Jose Ignacio Martín-Parra, Carlos Redondo-Figuero and José María Maestre

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:16

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  31. Content type: Research

    Immersion is important for simulation-based education; however, questionnaire-based instruments to measure immersion have some limitations. The aim of the present work is to develop a new instrument to measure...

    Authors: Magnus Andersson Hagiwara, Per Backlund, Hanna Maurin Söderholm, Lars Lundberg, Mikael Lebram and Henrik Engström

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:17

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  32. Content type: Innovation

    In this paper, we report on a series of placements for clinical exercise physiology students in a simulation-based education environment with older, independent adults. The purpose of these placement opportuni...

    Authors: Louise Horstmanshof, Robert G. Lingard, Sonja Coetzee and Louise P. Waddell

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:11

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  33. Content type: Research

    Objective structured clinical examinations (OSCEs) have been used for many years within healthcare programmes as a measure of students’ and clinicians’ clinical performance. OSCEs are a form of simulation and ...

    Authors: Michelle A. Kelly, Marion L. Mitchell, Amanda Henderson, Carol A. Jeffrey, Michele Groves, Duncan D. Nulty, Pauline Glover and Sabina Knight

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:10

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  34. Content type: Research

    Upon graduation, physiotherapists are required to manage clinical caseloads involving deteriorating patients with complex conditions. In particular, emergency on-call physiotherapists are required to provide r...

    Authors: Suzanne Gough, Abebaw Mengistu Yohannes and Janice Murray

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:9

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  35. Content type: Research

    The aim of this paper is to explore how contextualization of a healthcare simulation scenarios impacts immersion, by using a novel objective instrument, the Immersion Score Rating Instrument. This instrument c...

    Authors: Henrik Engström, Magnus Andersson Hagiwara, Per Backlund, Mikael Lebram, Lars Lundberg, Mikael Johannesson, Anders Sterner and Hanna Maurin Söderholm

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:8

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  36. Content type: Research

    The need to evaluate the effectiveness of SPs in improving clinical competence has attracted a heightened interest across the healthcare professions, with some prevailing gaps in their evidence. Using a scopin...

    Authors: Brett Williams and Jane Jee Yeon Song

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:6

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  37. Content type: Innovation

    Catastrophic haemorrhage from extremity injuries has for a long time been the single most common cause of preventable death in the military environment. The effective use of extremity tourniquets has increased...

    Authors: Katarina Silverplats, Anders Jonsson and Lars Lundberg

    Citation: Advances in Simulation 2016 1:5

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