A study exploring the use of augmented reality to support older adults finds the user interface is sometimes confusing for those aged 50+.
Augmented Reality enables the interactive visualization of virtual content embedded in the real environment. We cover the application of AR in medical education and training as AR helps discover the human anatomy and physiology; in surgery as AR visualizes the intricacies of organs and systems.
New research on Olfactory Virtual Reality (OVR) paints a clearer picture for clinical psychiatrists about how it could be used to safely and effectively help mental health and mood disorders.
X-ray vision, context-sensitive guidance, coordinator, training assistant and more: augmented reality (AR) has hit the OR.
Medtronic partners with Surgical Theater to provide the first augmented reality platform for use in real-rime during complex cranial procedures.
Researchers are developing 3D technologies for surgeons. The aids for surgery planning are particularly advanced.
A new website allows teachers and students to explore concepts from chemistry and biology by manipulating virtual molecules in augmented reality.
Artificial intelligence is developing at an enormous speed and intelligent instruments will profoundly change surgery and medical interventions.
One of the crucial future technologies in surgery is Augmented Reality. Most experts agree that AR will increase safety and efficiency, improve surgical training and decrease costs.
Dr. Frank Phillips, Professor and Director of the Division of Spine Surgery and the Section of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, completed the first augmented reality (AR) minimally invasive spine surgery.
Augmented reality ultrasound has, for the first time, made it possible to superimpose topographical representations of ultrasound images directly on a patient, with the examiner seeing the sectional image in AR glasses.
Virtual/augmented reality devices can simulate some of the key difficulties experienced due to glaucoma, suggests new study from City, University of London.
Researchers have developed a technology to help clinicians "see" and map patient pain in real-time, through special augmented reality glasses.
Children with autism improved measurably on a test of socialization and learning when their therapy included an at-home intervention with Google Glass.