Table of Contents

Agents of Change.
Simulations for Procedural Training.
Human Factors in Acquiring Medical Skill; Perception and Cognition.
Human Factors in Acquiring Medical Skills; Learning and Skill Acquisition in Surgery.
Metrics for the Measurement of Skill.
Metric-Based Simulation Training.
Validation of Metrics Coupled to Simulation Training.
Metric-Based Training to Proficiency: What Is It and How Is It Done?.
Didactic Education and Training for Improved Intraoperative Performance: e-Learning Comes of Age.
Simulation Training for Improved Procedural Performance.
Simulation In and For Medicine: Where Next?.
Proficiency-Based Progression Simulation Training: A To-Do List for Medicine.