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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 livesĀ  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…