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Oman to unveil first medical simulation centre

The Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB) is set to inaugurate the Sultanate's first Medical Simulation Centre, Times of Oman has reported. The new centre consists of five types of simulation methods, including standardised patients simulation, human patient simulation, virtual reality, partial task trainers and computerised simulation. It will be used to provide training to medical doctors working in fields of high-risk, including emergency medicine, units of critical care, surgery, obstetric and gynaecology.