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Card 85: AR Surgery
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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 simulation

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Kanevsky, J., Safran, T., Zammit, D., Lin, S. J., & Gilardino, M. (2019). Making augmented and virtual reality work for the plastic surgeon. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 82(4), 363-368.

Keywords/Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)

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Virtual Reality [MeSH] AND Surgery [MeSH]

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“virtual reality” AND surgery

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Card 85: AR Surgery