Using fNIRS to Evaluate Surgical Competency
Source: Science Advances
Summary: A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in the U.S. has developed a way to test surgical competency by using brain imaging technology to analyze the brains of surgeons in action.
More Information: Arun Nemani et al, “Assessing bimanual motor skills with optical neuroimaging”, Science Advances (2018). DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aat3807