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Abdomen demo; enterotomy, resection and anastomosis lab


Female reproductive system demo; emergency, dropped pedicle lab


Learning curve, environment to learn from mistakes, stress


Lower abdomen demo; cystotomy lab


New pathologies; validation of model


Military trauma dog; damaged spleen


Multiple uses for intestine model; basic and advanced surgery


Surgical skills acquisition, fidelity of models, aims of SynDaver lab


Teachers' conscientious objection; alternatives to terminal labs


Time challenges, mentorship and skills acquisition