Search Tag: augmented reality

IMAGING Management

See the Invisible – Augmented Reality Simulation

2021 16 Mar

The claim of the title may sound too good to be true, but recent research revealed the benefits of using augmented reality simulation, especially for training purposes.  Dr Gabriel Bartal, President of Israeli Society of Interventional Radiology, discussed the study, which investigated augmented reality simulation of scatter radiation embedded in an... Read more

IMAGING Management

The Future of Radiology Training

2019 07 Oct

Leveraging technology, particularly simulation and virtual reality (VR) , is an effective way to prepare medical students for the future of radiology, according to experts in this field of medicine. Residency largely consists of memorising for exams but incorporating technology in radiology residency training programmes will mean less of a need... Read more

IMAGING Management

Gaming: Joy in radiology education

2019 23 Apr

Radiology residency programs find the fun in learning by leveraging cutting edge technologies. A new comprehensive review on r adiology education using gaming technology, presents valuable insight into the value of gaming , game types and gaming principles, artificial intelligence applications and continued education.  The study published in... Read more

IMAGING Management

Premier Inc. Celebrates a Decade of Showcasing the Latest Medical Innovations at Annual Conference

2018 20 Jun

Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company, celebrated a decade of showcasing innovative products during its Innovation Celebration last night. The annual event honors supplier commitment to industry-leading healthcare advancements. “We are so proud to have been able to spotlight dozens of ground-breaking products over the past decade”... Read more

IMAGING Management

Augmented reality helps surgeons reconnect blood vessels

2018 27 Feb

New research shows that using augmented reality in the operating theatre could help surgeons to improve the outcome of reconstructive surgery for patients.   In a series of procedures carried out by a team at Imperial College London at St Mary’s Hospital, researchers have shown for the first time how surgeons can use Microsoft HoloLens... Read more