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Office 2.0: a web 2.0 tool for international collaborative research

Pietro Gambadauro, Adam Magos Instituto Universitario IVI (Instituto Valenciano de Infertilidad, University of Valencia), 46015 Valencia, Spain (PG) – University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK (AM) Lancet. 2008 May 31;371 (9627):1837-8   full text available at: The Lancet : Office 2.0: a web 2.0 tool for international collaborative research.
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NEST (network enhanced surgical training): A PC-based system for telementoring in gynaecological surgery.

Pietro Gambadauro, Adam Magos Minimally Invasive Therapy Unit & Endoscopy Training Centre, University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, Hampstead, London NW3 2QG, UK. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology , 2008, Volume 139 , Issue 2 , Pages 222 – 225 Abstract: OBJECTIVES: To develop and describe NEST (network enhanced surgical training), an affordable and easily reproducible telementoring system. STUDY DESIGN: We have developed the system around two standard personal computers: a desktop computer for the surgeon in the operating room (OR), equipped with a digital video-capture system; and a laptop computer
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Digital Video Technology and Surgical Training

Pietro Gambadauro and Adam Magos Minimally Invasive Therapy Unit and Endoscopy Training Centre, University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, NW3 2QG London, England, UK European Clinics in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2007, 3:31-34 Abstract For several reasons, surgical training is suffering important reductions in terms of time and opportunities. New approaches to surgical training are required, and new training strategies should be proposed to maintain surgical standards. Affordable technologies allowing digital capture and recording of surgical procedures are now widely available, and we believe that the use of such technologies could play a role in the
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Desktop search engines: a modern way to hand search in full text.

Adam Magos and Pietro Gambadauro University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Free Hospital, London NW3 2QG, UK Lancet. 2005 Jul 16-22;366(9481):203-4. full text available at The Lancet : Desktop search engines: a modern way to hand search in full text
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