Patient Simulators Help Save LivesThe new Rush Clinical Skills and Simulation Center uses sophisticated dummies to simulate real-world patient care — from serious heart conditions to the flu — for students and health care workers from Rush University Medical Center.
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Whether the condition is simplistic or complicated, it’s my job to make that diagnosis understandable for the patient so they feel at ease — so we can formulate a plan and a therapy.
It’s a great feeling to take someone who’s lost vision and improve it and make them functional again. There is really nothing like it, when someone has 20/200 vision or has a macula-off retinal detachment, and you surgically repair it, and they improve considerably.