Source: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, epub 4th April 2016
Date of publication: April 2016
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: The Kneetrainer 1 is a new simulator model which consists of a type of thermo-retractile, thermo-sensitive synthetic rubber. Its texture, colour, consistency, and mechanical resistance mimic many human tissues. The simulator was tested by 17 expert surgeons who performed arthroscopy, meniscectomy and reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament. The simulator was considered to be suitable for novice surgeons.
Length of publication: 8 pages
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