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New Trends in Surgical Planning

3D imaging is sharpening surgical planning by providing a technological edge   Key Takeaways:   There are tools now available that can create 3D images out of a CT scan or MRI.  The 3D images help surgeons plan surgery in a much better way — leading to better outcomes. 3D tools such as Microsoft HoloLens…

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4 Ways DICOM Visualization Tech Could Improve Invasive Procedures and Outcomes

With state-of-the-art visualization technology, surgeons can map out all stages of invasive procedures.   Key Takeaways:   Surgeons can use Intravision XR visualization technology to create Holographic 3D models of a patient’s anatomy to prepare for an invasive procedure. Holographic 3D models empower surgeons to understand unique relationships between different anatomical structures and determine the…

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Why Demand for AR and VR in Medicine Is Increasing

Augmented reality and virtual reality technologies in medicine are revolutionizing patient treatment. Here’s where AR and VR in medicine could be headed.    Key Takeaways:   Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) technologies can be used to improve the patient experience.  With AR and VR, surgeons, radiologists, and other healthcare professionals can leverage 3D…

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Medical Visualization Software: Here’s What You Need to Know

What does medical visualization software mean for surgeons, interventionalists, and medical students? Here’s a closer look.    Key Takeaways:   Surgeons, interventionalists, and other healthcare professionals often rely on MRI and CT scans to analyze patients’ anatomical structures. Medical visualization software is being introduced that can transform the way healthcare professionals use MRIs and CT…

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How Advanced Visualization Technology Is Changing Medicine

New advances in visualization technology are helping surgeons prepare for procedures, treat patients, and enhance their skills.   Key Takeaways:   Surgeons can use advanced visualization technology to go beyond computerized tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans for medical imaging.  With advanced visualization technology, surgeons can use 3D models to prepare for procedures…