Klára Horváth MD, DPhil Assistant Lecturer General Paediatrician Paediatric Intensive Care Fellow 2nd Department of Paediatrics, Semmelweis University, Budapest Hungary with her team
Project: Success factors in Simulation training: The Effects of Instructor Experience and Scenario Leadership
Reinis Balmaks MD Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics, Riga Stradins University Consultant, Intensive Care Unit, Childrens Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia (right) with the baby lung simulator LuSi and neosim CEO Josef X. Brunner (left)
Project Improvement of Neonatal Resuscitation Outcome Through Simulation in Latvia
|5'000 Euro research grant with ESPNIC|
The intent of the grant is to provide support for young and talented physicians in their early career in the field of neonatal intensive care with focus on Simulation Based Continued Education (postgraduate). The research activities undertaken shall be with the active contribution of the applicant. The award will be announced at the General Assembly during the Annual Congress.
|LuSi calibration device abstract|
A calibration device was designed and built to assess the accuracy and precision of lung simulators such as LuSi.
|LuSi Physiological Model|
Model based simulators provide consistent simulation teaching yet are challenging to validate. Although a fundamental issue, little attention has been given to validation."The Comprehensive Textbook of Healthcare Simulation" covers the subject only on few pages. The authors conclude with ".....the onus is on all supervisors who run interactive simulations to be aware of the inaccuracies of the simulator .... and how these might cause negative learning". The purpose of this document is to provide comprehensive information for these supervisors and trainers in order for them to assess the models built into LuSi for fitness of their training goals.
|LuSi Case Development|
The purpose of this booklet is to help LuSi users create clinical cases for simulation based training.
|TestChest Physiological Model|
This booklet describes the physical representation of the physiological models built into TestChest®. The information provided herein is intended for clinicians who wish to exploit the full capabilities of TestChest® and is not intended to be a textbook of physiology. In order to make the physiological models of TestChest® feasible, some simplifications were necessary. These are explained in the text.
TestChest Physiological Model Rev1.pdf (1.61MB)
|TestChest Physiological Model Rev1.pdf (1.61MB)|
|Determining Simulation's ROI through Rigorous Outcomes & Financial Analysis|
Lisa Barker and her team have assembled an impressive hands-on method to evaluate and document the worth of simulation to administration and financial decision makers. Published by permission.
ROI workshop 2017.pdf (8.6MB)
|ROI workshop 2017.pdf (8.6MB)|
| A Framework for Determining the Return on Investment of Simulation-Based Training in Health Care|
Provides a framework to measure Return of Investment of a simulation centre.
|Task Simulator Evaluation Tool (T-SET)|
The Irish Centre for Aplied Patient Safety and Simulation has developped this comprehensive tool intended for simulation administrators.
TSET CC PDF.pdf (116.24KB)
|TSET CC PDF.pdf (116.24KB)|
|Evaluation tool in MS-WORD for customization|
Published by approval of the ICAPSS
Tset CC word.docx (45.72KB)
|Tset CC word.docx (45.72KB)|
A sincere THANK-YOU to the following contributors of the support tools:
|Baby lung simulator LuSi|
LuSi is an artificial baby with airways and lungs that respond to respiratory treatment.
neosim AG, Susenbühlstrasse 12, CH-7000 Chur, Switzerland email@example.com +41 79 254 0312
For Asia Pacific TestChest sales please contact Trinity Trading Company Ltd, Unit A, 13/F, Goodwill Industrial Bldg No. 36-44, Pak Tin Par Street, Tsuen Wan, New Territories Hongkong. +852 2385 6044, +852 2789 9421 firstname.lastname@example.org
For North America sales please contact Hudson Simulation Services, LLC of New York, Connor Lynch (518) 229- 9660 www.ventisim.com
For adding TestChest to Laerdal simulators contact AQAI GmbH, Mainz, Prof. Dr. W. Heinrichs
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