Simendo arthroscopy

The Simendo arthroscopy trainer is a simulator for orthopedic trainees. The simulator is used to obtain essential skills to safely perform  arthroscopic knee and shoulder operations. The trainer includes three curricula, one for the knee and two for the shoulder (BCP – Beach Chair Position – and LDP – Lateral Decubitus Position). The arthroscopy trainer is connected to our online scoring platform for certification and global competition including a monthly top 5 for every exerise.

Key feartures

  • Knee curriculum
  • Shoulder curriculum LDP and BCP
  • Anatomical knowledge tested
  • Unlimited registrations
  • Online certification
  • Connected to MySimendo.com

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Scientific publications

  • Tuijthof G.J.M., Sierevelt I.N., van Dijk C.N., Kerkhoffs G.M.M.J., Is the presence of a dummy leg essential in the SIMENDO arthroscopy trainer? Oral presentation. 14th ESSKA 2000 Congress, Oslo, Norway, June 9-12, 2010. Knee Surg Sport Tr A 18(1):16-16, 2010.

  • Tuijthof G.J.M., Visser P.*, Sierevelt I.N., van Dijk C.N.*, Kerkhoffs G.M.M.J.*, Does Perception of Usefulness of Arthroscopic Simulators Differ with Levels of Experience?. Clin Orthop Rel Research, 469(6):1701-8 2011.