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Software Could Enhance the Accuracy of Keyhole Surgery, University of London Study



11/27/2012 7:52:17 AM

Keyhole surgery could become easier thanks to new software that adds a virtual map of a patient’s body to the doctor’s video feed. Researchers in London are developing a form of ‘augmented reality’ for robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery, where 3D video images from inside the body are overlaid with data collected from an MRI or CT scan.

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