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Table 5 The utility of assessment rating by otolaryngologists and resident trainees

From: Assessment of a virtual reality temporal bone surgical simulator: a national face and content validity study

Assessment
Domains Junior Trainees (PGY 1–2) Senior Trainees (PGY 3+) Low-volume Surgeons (0–10 Mastoids/year) High-volume Surgeons (> 10 Mastoids/year) p-value*
Useful for Assessment of Drilling Technique A A A A ns
Useful for Assessment of Instrument Navigation & Movement A A A A ns
Useful for Assessment of Hand/Eye Coordination A/SA A A A ns
Useful for Assessment of Overal Ability A A A/SA A ns
  1. SA = Strongly Agree, A = Agree, ns = not significant
  2. * chi-sqaure test, p ≤ 0.05 considered significant