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Operating Rooms Supplemented by Augmented Reality Can Improve Efficiency and Accuracy

3D virtual models superimposed on patients via virtual reality headsets are helping surgeons perform better surgeries   Key Takeaways:   The current way of performing surgery means surgeons have to look back and forth between their computer screens and patients during the procedure Augmented Reality can help surgeons perform surgeries more conveniently by giving them…

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How Image Sharing Technologies Facilitate Expert Consultations and Improve Patient Care

Sharing medical images to get expert second opinions and consultation can now be a swift and simple process   Key Takeaways:   Second opinions in healthcare can save lives  Expert consultations between healthcare professionals help avoid misdiagnosis and unneeded procedures Additional reviews reassure patients that they are getting the right diagnoses and best medical care…

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How 3D Surgical Modeling Is Paving the Way for Improved Patient Care

3D surgical modeling improves pre-surgical preparations — translating to better patient outcomes   Key Takeaways:   Advancement in 3D surgical modeling have the potential to unlock significant improvement of surgical preparation and outcomes Holographic models of patient organs give surgeons comprehensive, patient-specific anatomical and pathological context of the procedures they will perform Surgeons are better…