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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I perform a lot of endoscopies in order to diagnose pancreatic cancers, remove gallstones, removing large polyps, in order to prevent surgery in those patients.
What I’m always striving to do is find newer technology that will continue to improve patient care, will treat diseases at an earlier setting, increase the patient’s longevity, make their quality of life much more acceptable to them — or much more enjoyable for them — and do this in a very noninvasive manner. So we’re always striving to find something new that we can treat the whole patient with.