mixed reality

VR and MR inferior to traditional learning in anatomy education?

VR and MR inferior to traditional learning in anatomy education?

A new study has shown that traditional ways of learning anatomy remain superior to those that rely on digital media.

Building the first holographic brain ‘atlas

Building the first holographic brain ‘atlas

Using the Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality platform, scientists have created the first interactive holographic mapping system of human brain.

Promising applications of mixed realities in medicine

Promising applications of mixed realities in medicine

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.

AR concept for minimally invasive therapies unveiled

AR concept for minimally invasive therapies unveiled

Royal Philips unveiled a unique mixed reality concept developed together with Microsoft Corp. for the operating room of the future.

Microsoft HoloLens cleared for medical use

Microsoft HoloLens cleared for medical use

The OpenSight® Augmented Reality System is the first AR medical solution for Microsoft HoloLens cleared by the FDA .

Holographic images increase neurosurgeons performance

Holographic images increase neurosurgeons performance

Researchers have developed a new technique of external ventricular drain insertion that involves the use of a mixed-reality holographic computer headset.