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Table 2 Participants' assessment of the degree of realism and their personal feeling of embarrassment when handling either the mannequin or the live standardized patient.

From: Mannequin or standardized patient: participants' assessment of two training modalities in trauma team simulation

  Mannequin Standardized patient
Realism 53 (23) 53 (24) n.s.
Embarrassment 31 (23) 27 (21) n.s.
  1. Answers given after the first simulation session. 53 participants started with mannequin (group 1) and 51 with standardized patient (group 2), n = 104. 100 mm VAS, mean with (SD).