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Part of Crash Savers Trauma
Type Medical equipment
Keywords EMT
SDG Sustainable Development Goals SDG03 Good health and well-being
Authors CrashSavers
Published 2021
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Affiliations Global Surgical Training Challenge
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Crashsavers APP is a gamification educational app where trauma´s first responders can learn the indications of placing a tourniquet that can really save lives and acquire the technical expertise connecting the app to the physical simulator to practice the skill. The app has 4 clinical cases and an algorithm to answer clinical scenarios with scores. Only the best scores can go further and practice in the simulator. All the journey has educational material in text and video.

Prototyping and Iterations[edit | edit source]

The development of the crash savers app was made using lean methodology. A total of 54 releases were tested in alpha testing, after which the development team landed on a stable application with clear animations and a stable connection to the physical simulator. The cases were designed by trauma surgeons and paramedics.

Installation instructions[edit | edit source]

The app is ready to download for any Android or iPhone smart device.

For an Android Device:

Visit the Google Play store using an android device. Register using your name and email and start training!

For an Apple Device:

Search "CrashSaversVR" in the App Store and download the App. Register using your name and email and start training!

How to use the app[edit | edit source]

Basic interaction with the VR world[edit | edit source]

Main menu of the CrashSavers VR App[edit | edit source]

Interaction with buttons and patients[edit | edit source]