medical education

Cyber-physical organ twins to train surgeons

Cyber-physical organ twins to train surgeons

Researchers have developed a range of artificial organ phantoms to serve as training platforms for surgeons.

Mixed reality enhances brain surgery

Mixed reality enhances brain surgery

A research program explores the use of mixed reality for enabling surgeons to identify brain tumors quickly and precisely.

World-leading pioneers speak at Medical XR congress

World-leading pioneers speak at Medical XR congress

At Shift Medical, more than 60 leading medical XR experts will present and discuss the latest developments on the use of digital technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality in medicine.

Hip implant simulator for virtual surgery training

Hip implant simulator for virtual surgery training

The team of the Dynamic HIPS are working on a hip replacement simulator that will help future surgeons to practice the intervention.

How to improve VR use in medical education

How to improve VR use in medical education

A new report could help improve how immersive technologies such as virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are used in healthcare education and medical training.

Fortnite and Zelda can up your surgical game

Fortnite and Zelda can up your surgical game

Video games offer students obvious respite from the stresses of studies and, now, a study has found they could benefit surgical skills training.

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