Augmented reality allows physicians to superimpose virtual images such as MRI or CT scans onto patients or in the physical environment, to assist them as a guide during surgery. VR also plays a key role in surgical planning and simulationCategory:
(29) XR & Medicine
(16) Augmented Reality
(64) VR Visualization
Cardiologists Use Augmented Reality to Plan and Perform Complex Procedures
Healthcare Teams Gain Edge by Using VR AR for Surgery Training
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Keywords/Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Virtual Reality [MeSH] AND Surgery [MeSH]
“virtual reality” AND surgery