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      A Systematic Review of Virtual Reality Simulators for Robot-assisted Surgery.

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          No single large published randomized controlled trial (RCT) has confirmed the efficacy of virtual simulators in the acquisition of skills to the standard required for safe clinical robotic surgery. This remains the main obstacle for the adoption of these virtual simulators in surgical residency curricula.

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          Journal
          Eur. Urol.
          European urology
          Elsevier BV
          1873-7560
          0302-2838
          Jun 2016
          : 69
          : 6
          Affiliations
          [1 ] EndoCAS, Center for Computer Assisted Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy. Electronic address: andrea.moglia@endocas.org.
          [2 ] EndoCAS, Center for Computer Assisted Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; Information Engineering Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.
          [3 ] EndoCAS, Center for Computer Assisted Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; Multidisciplinary Center for Robotic Surgery, University Hospital of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.
          [4 ] EndoCAS, Center for Computer Assisted Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.
          [5 ] Cisanello Teaching Hospital, Pisa, Italy.
          [6 ] Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy; Institute for Medical Science and Technology, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK.
          Article
          S0302-2838(15)00929-X
          10.1016/j.eururo.2015.09.021
          26433570

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