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Book and Media Reviews
September 5, 2012

Human Simulation for Nursing and Health Professions

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Book and Media Reviews Section Editor: John L. Zeller, MD, PhD, Contributing Editor.

Author Affiliation: Catholic Health, Buffalo, New York (

JAMA. 2012;308(9):926. doi:10.1001/jama.308.9.926

Building a human simulation laboratory is a significant undertaking that requires a substantial financial commitment on the part of any organization. Although human simulation laboratories have a long tradition in medical education, they are a relatively new addition to nursing and allied health curricula. Cultivating stakeholder support for this considerable expenditure requires a strong return-on-investment business plan, with measurable criteria for quality and value outcomes.

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