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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Gillen, S; Gröne, J; Knödgen, F; Wolf, P; Meyer, M; Friess, H; Buhr, HJ; Ritz, JP; Feussner, H; Lehmann, KS 
Title:
Educational and training aspects of new surgical techniques: experience with the endoscopic-laparoscopic interdisciplinary training entity (ELITE) model in training for a natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) approach to appendectomy. 
Abstract:
Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) is a new surgical concept that requires training before it is introduced into clinical practice. The endoscopic-laparoscopic interdisciplinary training entity (ELITE) is a training model for NOTES interventions. The latest research has concentrated on new materials for organs with realistic optical and haptic characteristics and the possibility of high-frequency dissection. This study aimed to assess both the ELITE model in a surgical train...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Surg Endosc 
Year:
2012 
Journal volume:
26 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
2376-82 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0930-2794 
TUM Institution:
Chirurgiesche Klinik und Poliklinik; r Medizinische Statistik und Epidemiologie