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When Julia and I want to take a break from writing our theses, we both agree that pouring silicone into 3D-printed molds (see our other tip about those) is one of the most satisfying and oddly...
At maxSIMhealth, we’ve been playing around a lot with the Ultimaker S5 3D-Printers to support our graduate research work, which focuses on the use of additive manufacturing and novel design protocols...
Optimizing Crisis Resource Management to Improve Patient Safety and Team Performance helps acute care professionals optimize their crisis resource management skills and those of their team. Its...
My first simulation, I took a photo of a lower extremity injury from the internet, printed it in color, and took a pair of pants, blood soaked them and allowed them to dry. Also had a pad under the...
Check out the SimMan Heart Rhythm/Sound Combinations technician cheat sheet, kindly provided by Trevor Snow, Simulation Technologist from Eastern Health. Thanks to SimEd - Simulation Education...
What can you contribute to SimEd? Based in Australia, SimEd aims to provide high-quality resources for clinicians, educators, students, technicians and simulated patients who are engaged in...
The best simulations don't happen in isolation - there are activities beforehand and afterwards to ensure knowledge is understood, set expectations, model expert behaviour, and encourage reflection...
When can parametric tests, which are generally more sensitive and more powerful, be used? Find out! Likert scales are a common way to capture data about respondent's opinion on surveys. These are...
The shift from time-based to competency-based curricula for health care professionals is widely underway. Watch this video. The shift from time-based to competency-based curricula for health care...
The International Pediatric Simulation Society (IPSS) offers a free online resource with current and topical lectures on simulation-based education. Looking for a free online resource with current...

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