Augmented Reality

Magic Leap sees a bright future in AR healthcare

(Fast Company) – Before surgery, surgeons often mentally rehearse what they’re going to do: where they’ll make the initial incision and what comes after that. But what if they could physically simulate the surgery? Augmented reality company Magic Leap has just signed an exclusive deal with Brain Lab, which supplies visualization and training software to surgeons. […]

Digital Health

The Future of (Digital) Surgery

(MD+DI) – Hospitals are replacing antiquated surgical spaces with new operating suites to better support outpatient surgery, minimally invasive techniques, and digital and technological innovations. Robotic surgical systems and imaging technologies like surgical navigation systems are projected to become ubiquitous. […]

5G

Why 5G matters for healthcare

(Modern Healthcare) – One central barrier stands in the way of reliable, instantaneous telecommunication, according to Dr. Shafiq Rab, chief information officer at Rush University System for Health: internet bandwidth. […]