University of Hertfordshire

  • Gaynor Mahoney
  • Therese Gunn
  • Clare Berry
  • Pete Bridge
  • Braithwaite Vicki
  • Kelly Wilson-Stewart
  • Pamela Rowntree
  • Debbie Starkey
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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)74
JournalSimulation in Healthcare
Journal publication date1 Feb 2014
Volume9
Issue1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2014

Abstract

The Medical Imaging Training Immersive Environment (MITIE) system is a recently developed virtual reality (VR) platform that allows students to practice a range of medical imaging techniques. The aim of this pilot study was to harvest user feedback about the educational value of the application and inform future pedagogical development. This presentation explores the use of this technology for skills training and blurring the boundaries between academic learning and clinical skills training.

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© 2014 Society for Simulation in Healthcare

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