Augmented Reality

Surgery from across the world

(New Zealand Herald) – Telesurgery, or operating on a patient using a robot hundreds of kilometres away, could be the future of healthcare, say experts. At Microsoft’s annual Inspire conference in Washington DC this week, some of these technological advances in healthcare were demonstrated to more than 17,000 attendees. […]

3D Printing

Groundbreaking Surgery for Jaw Reconstruction

(Materialise) – Newcastle United football fan Tommy Innes has recently undergone reconstructive cranio-maxillofacial (CMF) surgery to remove a tumor from his lower jaw. The 10-hour long procedure took place at The Newcastle Royal Victory Infirmary (RVI), where Tommy works as an NHS electrician. […]

Artificial Intelligence

Self-driving AI clinic reimagines healthcare for the 21st century

New Atlas – Seattle-based design firm Artefact Group has revealed a comprehensive concept that would make the future of healthcare mobile. Integrating passive monitoring technologies in the home, a smartphone app, AI diagnostics and a self-driving clinic, the system combines a variety of innovations for a new spin on healthcare. […]