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State-of-the-Art Mannequins Provide WSU Nursing Students with Real-World Experience

The School of Nursing at Wichita State University recently acquired a new family of state-of-the-art mannequins that can realistically simulate a variety of symptoms and scenarios, including childbirth, seizures, blood pressure problems and bleeding.
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