The learning objectives of the SimPraxis Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Trainer are: to orient the user to the roles of the surgeon and assistant, learn the relevant anatomy, learn the specific steps of the procedure, understand the required port placements, become familiar with the necessary instruments, and master the key risks of the laparoscopic hysterectomy. More (pdf)...
AUTHORS: Allan S. Lichtman, MD, Clinical Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California; John P. Lenihan Jr., MD, Medical Director of Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery, MultiCare Health Systems, Clinical Associate Professor of OB-GYN, University of Washington School of Medicine.
EDITORS: Barbara Goff, MD; Keith Isaacson, MD; Guylaine Lefebvre MD, FRCSC, FACOG; Henk W. R. Schreuder MD, PhD.
MINMUM REQUIREMENTS: Windows XP (with Service Pack 3), Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8; Pentium 4/2.0 GHz processor (or equiv.); DVD-ROM drive; 3 GB available hard drive space; 2 GB RAM; audio output; Adobe Reader. Notice for Mac users: SimPraxis products have been successfully run on Intel-based Macs using both Parallels and VMWare virtual Windows machines.