Spatial skills have an influence on surgeon's performance during robot-assisted surgery, and as such should be part of the training. Yet, there is a gap between the current training programs for surgical skills and the needed training of crucial spatial skills.

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Keywords Cognitive Task Analysis, Human Robot Interaction, Robot Aided Surgery, Robot-Assisted Surgery, Spatial Skills Training
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.2316/P.2017.852-036
Conference 13th IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, BioMed 2017
Citation
Luko, L. (Liel), Parush, A, & Lowenstein, L. (Lior). (2017). Cognitive task analysis of spatial skills in hysterectomy with the da Vinci surgical system. In Proceedings of the 13th IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, BioMed 2017 (pp. 100–107). doi:10.2316/P.2017.852-036