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Glossary

Acronyms

AIMS
Advanced Initiatives in Medical Simulation: Collaborative of simulation based industries

ECS
Emergency Care Simulator: METI

HPS
Human Patient Simulator: METI

IMSH
International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare: International academic meeting hosted by the Society for Simulation in Health Care in January of every year

METI
Medical Education Technologies Inc: Manikin manufacturer

NTS
Non-technical skills

SSH
Society for Simulation in Health care

SBAR
Situation, Background, Assessment, and Recommendation: Allows a clinical team member to easily and quickly describe the clinical presentation of a patient and make a recommendation for future action. It is a component of effective communication between one health care provider and another

VR
Virtual Reality

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