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Virtual reality successfully used in cardiac operation

Virtual reality technology, over recent years, has improved in leaps and bounds. Technical difficulties and a prohibitively high price tag have kept it largely under the radar in terms of usable technology, but the tide seems to be turning.   132 more words

Medical Technology

Victoria F. McGee

Title: Registered Cardiac Sonographer, Registered Vascular Specialist, Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography

Company: Central Alabama Society of Echo

Location: Pelham, Alabama

Pelham, Alabama, September 28, 2015, Victoria F. 115 more words

Patient Care

Triton App Glances at Surgical Sponges, Measures Blood Loss, Now Approved in Europe

Gauss Surgical (Los Altos, CA) won the European CE Mark to introduce its novel Triton app that measures blood loss during surgeries by taking pictures of extracted bloody sponges. 61 more words


Bandaging a Heart without Invasive Surgery

Researchers at Boston Children’s Hopsital, Wyss Institute at Harvard University, the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital have put their minds together to develop a new device that can deliver and apply an adhesive patch to repair holes in the heart. 136 more words

Medical Devices

Vancouver General Hospital

Operated by Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), Vancouver General Hospital, or VGH as it is locally known, is the largest facility in the Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center group of medical facilities, as well as the second largest hospital in Canada, after The Ottawa Hospital. 58 more words

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