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Scholarly Journals & Peer Reviewed Articles
Over the course of five years, Ventriloscope optimizes IPE/Team STEPPS training for 1475 students at University of Washington using a dyspnea case.
Wilson, Sharon, and Linda Vorvick. “Dyspnea in a Hospitalized Patient: Using Simulation to
Introduce Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Concepts.” MedEdPORTAL, MedEdPORTAL, 26 Oct. 2016, www.mededportal.org/publication/10488/.
The Ventriloscope® as an innovative tool for assessing clinical examination skills: Appraisal of a novel method of simulating auscultatory findings.
Verma, Anju & Bhatt, Himanshu & Booton, Paul & Kneebone, Roger. (2011). The
Ventriloscope (R) as an innovative tool for assessing clinical examination skills: Appraisal of a novel method of simulating auscultatory findings. Medical teacher. 33. e388-96. 10.3109/0142159X.2011.579200.
Are Simulation Stethoscopes a Useful Adjunct for Emergency Medicine Residents Training on High-fidelity Mannequins?
Warrington, Steven, et al. “Are Simulation Stethoscopes a Useful Adjunct for Emergency
Residents Training on High-Fidelity Mannequins.” Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol. 14, no. 3, Jan. 2013, pp. 275–277., doi:10.5811/westjem.2012.8.12519.
Physical Assessment Experience in a Problem-Based Learning Course
Sherman, Justin J, et al. “Physical Assessment Experience in a Problem-Based Learning
Course.” The American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, vol. 75, no. 8, 10 Oct. 2011, p. 156., www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3220337/.
Technology for enhancing chest auscultation in clinical simulation
Ward, J. J., and B. A. Wattier. “Technology for Enhancing Chest Auscultation in Clinical
Simulation.” Respiratory Care, vol. 56, no. 6, Jan. 2011, pp. 834–845., doi:10.4187/respcare.01072.
Summative OSCEs in undergraduate medical education
Gormley, Gerry. “Summative OSCEs in Undergraduate Medical Education”. Ulster Medical
Journal, vol. 80, no. 3, Sept. 2011, pp. 127–132., www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3605523/.
The Ventriloscope: 'am I hearing things?'
Castilano A, Haller N, Goliath C, Lecat P. "The Ventriloscope: 'am I hearing things?'. Med
Teach. vol. 31, no 3, 2009 Mar; pp. 97-101., https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19288306
Keeping it Real! Enhancing Realism in Standardised Patient O.S.C.E. Stations
Gormley, Gerry; Sterling, Margaret; Menary, Allison; McKeown, Gary. "Keeping it Real!
Enhancing Reliasm in Stadardised Patient O.S.C.E. Stations". Blackwell Publishing Ltd. The Clinical Teacher. Vol. 9; pp. 382-386., https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/j.1743-498X.2012.00626.x
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Newspaper & Magazine Articles
Simulation “Ventriloscope” puts a modern-day spin on teaching students to use a stethoscope
Pogorelo, Deanna. “Simulation ‘Ventriloscope’ Puts a Modern-Day Spin on Teaching
Students to Use a Stethoscope.” MedCity News, 20 Feb. 2013, medcitynews.com/2013/02/simulation-ventriloscope-puts-a-modern-day-spin-on-teaching-students-to-use-a-stethoscope/.
Doctor Puts Heart Into Training Tool
Powell, Cheryl. “Doctor Puts Heart into Training Tool.” Www.ohio.com, Akron Beacon
Journal, 7 Nov. 2008, www.ohio.com/akron/business/doctor-puts-heart-into-training-tool.
Lecat’s Ventriloscope® releases 2nd gen training stethoscope
Ponoroff, Lori. "Lecat's Ventriloscope® releases 2nd gen training stethoscope". Halldale
Group, Inc,; Medical Training Magazine, 24 May 2018, https://medicalsimulation.training/university/lecats-ventriloscope-stethoscope/.
Poster & Paper Presentations
Teaching and Fostering Empathic Touch and Eye Gaze
Northeast Ohio Medical University. "Teaching and Fostering Empathic Touch and Eye Gaze."
Northeast Ohio Medical University, Roostown, OH, USA; Poster Presented at: Directors of Clinical Skills Conference 2018; 2 Nov; Austin, Texas, USA.
Enhancing Faculty Development and Student Clinical Learning Using Quality Simulation Through Innovative Technologies
Holland, Brian; Mulcahy, Angela; Mattews, Debra W. "Enhancing Faculty Development and
Student Clinical Learning Using Quality Simulation Through Innovative Technologies". College of Nursing, Texas A&M College of Nursing, Bryan, TX, USA; College of Nursing, Texas A&M University, Bryan, TX, USA; Paper Presented at: The International Nursing Research Congress 2018; 22 July; Melbourne, Australia.
Assessment Skill Training with the Ventriloscope® and the Need for Emergency Intervention on Medical/Surgical Units
Sally Bennett, PhD, RN-C; Mary Beth Bidlack, BSN, RN; Patricia Cavanaugh, RN; Sandra
Congdon, BSN, RN,CPN; Scott Kopatz, RN; Daisy Matulevich, BSN, RN; Tanya Seymour, MS, RN, CCRN "Assessment Skill Training with the Ventriloscope® and the Need for Emergency Intervention on Medical/Surgical Units." Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA.
Impact of Using a Ventriloscope on Psychometrics, Cognitive Load and Performance on an OSCE Station
Wright, Bruce, Coderre, Sylvain, Consoli, Anna, McLaughlin, Kevin. Impact of Using a
Ventriloscope on Psychometrics, Cognitive Load and Performance on an OSCE Station. Poster presented at: The Association for Medical Education in Eurpoe. 2012, Aug 25 - 29; Lyon, France.
Incorporation of Technology Into Teaching Physical Assessment
Brownlee Seth P, McGory Robb, Bruce Susan P, Lecat Paul. "Incorporation of Technology
Into Teaching Pyshical Assessment." Department of Pharmacy Practice, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Pharmacy (NEOUCOP). Rootstown, Ohio 44272; Department of Medicine, Akron General Medical Center, Akron, Ohio 44305.
Pediatric Nursing Care Clinical Simulation Scenarioes for Prelicensure Students
Mary Ann Cantrell, Colleen H. Meakim, and Kathryn M. Reynolds, Chapter 21 from
"Simulation Scenarios for Nursing Educators, Third Edition, (October, 2017).
Lecat’s Ventriloscope® Releases New and Improved Stethoscope for Training and Assessing Auscultation and Blood Pressure
May 10, 2018
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