To perform like athletes, surgeons must prepare like athletesBMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f663 (Published 06 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f663
- Iain E Yardley, paediatric surgeon1
- 1Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Manchester M28 3TL, UK
Arora is right that mental visualisation could help improve surgical performance.1 Positive imagery is one of several mental skills that successful surgeons and athletes have in common; others include distraction control, self …
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