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.
A new study has shown that traditional ways of learning anatomy remain superior to those that rely on digital media.
Scientists have made a decisive contribution to improving complex surgical training by developing a very realistic prostate phantom.
Doctors can now practice in VR medical emergencies, to improve care for patients with diabetes in the real world.
With the integration of HaptX Gloves, FundamentalVR demonstrates the ability to integrate its Surgical Haptic Intelligence Engine with third-party devices.
At ECR 2019, researchers talked about the practical applications of mixed realities in medical education and training as well as preprocedural planning and visualization during a surgery.
“HandsOn.surgery", the prototype of a virtual surgery trainer helps surgeons prepare for individual patient cases prior to surgery, and enables them to practice the surgery.
Orthopaedic surgeons can now get their hands on the bones of patients before they reach the operating table – with the help of 3D printing.
Scientists have developed an ultra-light glove that enables users to feel and manipulate virtual objects. Their system provides extremely realistic haptic feedback and could run on a battery, allowing for unparalleled freedom of movement.
Students create 3d printed healthcare simulators for medical training.
3D printed device should help to train doctors and nurses in developing countries and low-resource areas to prevent and treat cervical cancer.