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Loupes in surgical training


Ilie, VI and Ilie, VG and Lefter, M, Loupes in surgical training, A N Z Journal of Surgery, 81, (9) pp. 580-581. ISSN 1445-1433 (2011) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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DOI: doi:10.1111/j.1445-2197.2011.05832.x


Loupes are commonly used when high demands of visual performance are needed. This article will review the available information on who should use loupes, and provide a guide on when and how to use them. Purchasing this piece of equipment should not yield to a pressure to be ‘equipped’ for certain procedures, nor should it copy other surgeon’s choices blindly

Item Details

Item Type:Letter or Note in Journal
Keywords:equipment design, human, instrumentation, microscopy, note, surgical equipment
Research Division:Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
Research Group:Clinical sciences
Research Field:Surgery
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical health
Objective Field:Treatment of human diseases and conditions
UTAS Author:Ilie, VI (Dr Vlad Ilie)
UTAS Author:Ilie, VG (Dr Victor Ilie)
ID Code:119246
Year Published:2011
Web of Science® Times Cited:3
Deposited By:Medicine
Deposited On:2017-07-28
Last Modified:2017-07-28

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