Kategorie: Applications

Applications of Augmented Reality in the medical domain.

Sony Releases Head-Mounted Display for Endoscopic Applications

Minimally invasive procedures have shown many advantages over open surgeries in the past. The small incisions for the insertion of instrumentation to access the surgical site cause fewer lesions and therefore less pain for the patient. Consequentially, this has the…

Endoscope Augmentation by Scopis GmbH

Image courtesy of Scopis GmbH

Augmenting the views of endoscopic cameras with virtual information has the big advantage of starting the development of a surgical Augmented Reality system based on medical devices that are already certified and used on a daily bases in today’s operating…

Segmentation of Medical Imaging Data Using Augmented Reality

Segmentation of volumetric medical imaging data such as CT or MRI data is a process to select structures and areas within such data. The result of this selection can usually be stored to be further used for various kinds of…

Ottobock Uses Augmented Reality to Market their Products

The company Ottobock has released a smartphone and tablet PC based info App in order to market their prostheses products using Augmented Reality. It is based upon a classic black and white pattern tracking system to be used with an…