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Does a mixed training course on the Oxford unicompartmental knee arthroplasty improve non-technical skills of orthopaedic surgeons?

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PURPOSE: To determine whether a mixed course on the Oxford unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) could improve the non-technical (cognitive) skills of performing UKA. METHODS: 120 delegates consisting of consultant orthopaedic surgeons and advanced surgical trainees attended a 2-day course. 104 (87%) of the delegates had performed total knee arthroplasties, whereas 79 (66%) had performed UKAs. The course consisted of didactic lectures, interactive surgical demonstrations, and practical dry...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Journal of orthopaedic surgery (Hong Kong)
Volume:
20
Issue:
3
Pages:
356-360
Publication date:
2012-12-05
ISSN:
1022-5536
URN:
uuid:fde7000d-d6ba-4ee1-8d5c-31925d8a9d58
Source identifiers:
367676
Local pid:
pubs:367676

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