FAQ


How to enter into Simulation or Learning Room? Type in username and password on a digital keyboard. Press the Sign In button to access scenarios and to unlock Simulation or Learning rooms.
What are scenarios about? Scenarios are written by emergency physicians of the Madigan Army Medical Center and Rigas Stradins University and based on ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support). Select a scenario and walk to the Training or Simulation room.
What is A Learning Room? Selected scenario within the Learning room has a predefined path displayed to the user with the blue triangle and written instructions. Training protocol is chosen by the author of the scenario. Training has no time limitations and reporting.
What is A Simulation Room? Selected scenarios within the Simulation room are recorded for reporting purposes based on grading/scoring given by the author of the scenario. There is a time limitation (5 minutes) to perform ABCDE, critical actions and to choose disposition based on given choices. There are no instructions or predefined path.
How to interact with a patient, Nurse and environment? There are four modes of interactions with the patient, Nurse and environment. User has to use his body to walk freely just like in real life inside the Emergency Room. You can pick up any medical instrument to perform an exam or critical action by yourself or you can ask for assistance from a Nurse and Technician through voice command, Nurse menu or Tablet.
Where and how to activate A Nurse Menu? Look for a blue triangle. Point with your controller to the Nurse. Review the menu and select a command by pressing a trigger.
Where and how to give a command to Nurse to start and stop the action? Look for a blue triangle. Point with your controller to Nurse. Review the menu and select a command by pressing a trigger. Activate action. When ready to stop select a stop button.
Where and how to start A Tablet and use a menu? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet with a menu. With Tablet you can give medications, review labs, activate and review imaging, make decisions about disposition, give Nurse commands, Ask patients or End simulation.
How to ask questions to Patient? Press the thumbstick down to open a Tablet. Select Imaging tab and to obtain X-Ray.
How to palpate patient? Touch the patient's chest or abdomen and press the trigger.
How to check patient's pulse? Touch the patient's pulse and press the trigger.
Where and how to give medication via A Tablet? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select medications tab and choose medication by pointing at the selection and pressing a trigger.
Where and how to review labs via A Tablet? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select Review Labs tab. Point at the selection and press a trigger.
Where and how to obtain imaging? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select Imaging tab. Point at the selection and press a trigger to activate.
Where and how to review X-Ray? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select Imaging tab. Point at the selection and press a trigger to review.
Where to record a decision about disposition? Press down left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select Dispositions tab. Point at the selection and press a trigger.
Where and how to give commands to Nurse via Tablet? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select Nurse Commands tab. Point at the selection and press a trigger to activate.
Where and how to ask patient questions? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select Ask Patient tab. Point at the selection and press a trigger.
Where and how to end the simulation? Press down the left controller's thumbstick to access a tablet. Select End Simulation. Point at the selection and press a trigger.
Where to find and how to use a sink? Look for a blue triangle. Find a sink and walk there. Touch it and press a trigger button.
Where to find a glove box and how to put on gloves? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a glove box. Walk there. Touch it to put on gloves by pressing a trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Respirator FFP3? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Respirator FFP3. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Surgical Booties? Look for a blue triangle. Search for Surgical Booties. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Surgical Respirator? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Surgical Respirator. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Surgical cap? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Surgical cap. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Gown waterproof? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Gown waterproof. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use an Apron? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an Apron. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Gown? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Gown. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Glass? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Glass. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Hand Sanitizer? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Hand Sanitizer. Touch it and press a trigger button. Place it with trigger button.
Where to find a Airway Exam tray? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an airway exam tray. Walk there and look at it.
Where to find and how to use a Laryngoscope? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway tray. Find a Laryngascope. Take it by pressing a trigger button, look at it. Go to patient to perform intubation. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Endotracheal Intubation Tube? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway trays. Find an endotracheal intubation tube. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Take a Laryngoscope in your other hand. Walk to the patient to perform intubation. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Nasopharyngeal Airway? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway tray. Find a nasopharyngeal airway. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient to perform intubation. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a simple Oxygen mask? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway tray. Find a simple oxygen mask. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to patient to place it. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Yankauer Suction Tip? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway tray. Find a yankauer suction tip. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient to place it. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Surgical Scalpel? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway tray. Find a surgical scalpel. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to patient to us it for placement of cricothyrotomy tube. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Cricothyrotomy Tube? Look for a blue triangle. Search for airway tray. Find a surgical scalpel. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk patients to use it for placement of a cricothyrotomy tube. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to an Exam Instrument set? Look for a blue triangle. Find an exam instrument set and look at it.
Where to find and how to use a Trauma Shears? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an exam instrument set. Find a surgical scalpel. Take it by pressing a trigger button, look at it and put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where find and how to use a Stethoscope? Look for a blue triangle. Search for exam instrument set. Find a stethoscope. Take it by pressing a trigger button, look at it and put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Ultrasonography Probe? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an exam instrument set. Find an ultrasonography probe. Take it by pressing a trigger button, look at it and put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Penlight? Look for a blue triangle. Search for exam instrument set. Find a penlight. Take it by pressing a trigger button, point at sign and click a trigger button to switch on. Click a trigger button to switch off. Put down by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Otoscope? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an exam instrument set. Find an otoscope. Take it by pressing a trigger button and look. Walk to the patient. Touch with otoscope ears. Look on your left to see reading. Put it back by pressing a grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Decopression Needle? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Decompression Needle. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient. Touch the chest and press a trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Chest Tube? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Chest Tube and Surgical Scalpel. Take those by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient. Touch with a Surgical Scalpel chest and press a trigger button. Place a Chest Tube and press a Trigger Button.
Where to find and how to use a Intravenous Cannula? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an Intravenous Cannula. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient. Touch the patient's arm and press a trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Combat Aplication Tourninquet? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Combat Application Tourniquet. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient. Touch the area where you want to apply Combat Application Tourniquet and press a trigger button.
Where to find a Intraosseous Drill? Look for a blue triangle. Search for an Intraosseous Drill. Take it by pressing a trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Central Venous Catheter Kit? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Central Venous Catheter Kit. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient. Touch the area where you want to apply the Central Venous Catheter Kit and press a trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Gose Bandage? Look for a blue triangle. Search for a Bandage. Take it by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient. Touch the area where you want to apply Bandage and press a trigger button.
Where to find and ho to open a fluid storage/cooler? Look for a blue triangle. Find fluid storage/cooler and touch it and press a trigger button to open it. Select fluids by pressing a trigger button. Place fluids back into storage by pressing the grip button. To close the storage box press the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Fresh-Frozen Plasma? Look for a blue triangle. Find fluid storage/cooler and touch it and press a trigger button to open it. Select Fresh-frozen plasma by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient and place it on stand by pressing the trigger button. Point at it to open the menu to select volume and speed. To remove it touch air and press the gripp button.
Where to find and how to use a Saline? Look for a blue triangle. Find fluid storage/cooler and touch it and press a trigger button to open it. Select Saline by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient and place it on stand by pressing the trigger button. Point at it to open the menu to select volume and speed. To remove it touch ir and press the grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Platelets? Look for a blue triangle. Find fluid storage/cooler and touch it and press a trigger button to open it. Select Platelets by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient and place it on stand by pressing the trigger button. Point at it to open the menu to select volume and speed. To remove it touch the air and press the grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Whole Blood? Look for a blue triangle. Find fluid storage/cooler and touch it and press a trigger button to open it. Select Whole blood by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient and place it on stand by pressing the trigger button. Point at it to open the menu to select volume and speed. To remove it touch ir and press the grip button.
Where to find and how to use a Red blood cells? Look for a blue triangle. Find fluid storage/cooler and touch it and press a trigger button to open it. Select Red blood cells by pressing a trigger button. Walk to the patient and place it on stand by pressing the trigger button. Point at it to open the menu to select volume and speed. To remove it touch ir and press the grip button.
Where to find and how to open the Medication drawer? Look for a blue triangle. Find a shelf with drawers. Touch a medication drawer and press a trigger button to open it. Select a type of medication you prefer by pressing a trigger button. Look at your both hands. In the left hand you are going to have a medication bottle and in the right hand a syringe. Connect both and hold the trigger button until the syringe is full. Walk to the patient and inject the medication into intravenous cannula by holding a trigger button. To put back the syringe and bottle click grip buttons on both hands.
Where to find and how to use a Monitor Line? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to stand and take the monitor line by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient's chest by pressing the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Blood Pressure Cuff? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a blood pressure cuff by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient's biceps by pressing the trigger button..
Where to find and how to use a Plethysmograph? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a Plethysmograph by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient's middle finger by pressing the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Thermometer? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take the thermometer by pressing a trigger button. Place those on the patient's armpit by pressing the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Pelvic Binder? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a pelvic binder by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient's pelvis by pressing the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a C-Collar? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a c-collar by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient's neck by pressing the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Defibrillator? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a defibrillator by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient's chest by pressing the trigger button.
Where to find and how to use a Vacutainer Tubes? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a vacuiner tube by pressing a trigger button. Place it on Intravenous Cannula by pressing the trigger button and hold it.
Where to find and how to use a Combat Gauze? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to the tray and take a combat gauze tube by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the wound and press a trigger button.
How to perform wound packing? Look for a blue triangle. Give a command to the Nurse to perform a log roll. Walk to the tray and take a combat gauze tube by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the wound and add a second hand. Press a trigger button to start wound packing.
How to perform a log roll? Look for a blue triangle. Give a command to Nurse via menu to perform a log roll.
How to perform a CPR? Look for a blue triangle. Give a command to the Nurse via menu to perform CPR.
How to shock a patient? Look for a blue triangle. Give a command to the Nurse via menu to shock a patient.
How to ventilate a patient? Look for a blue triangle. Give a command to the Nurse via menu to ventilate a patient.
Where to find and how to use a Warm Blanket? Look for a blue triangle. Walk to shelf and take a blanket tube by pressing a trigger button. Place it on the patient. Press a trigger button.