Mixed Reality in Surgery

The project eva­lua­tes the ap­p­li­ca­ti­on of a mi­xed rea­li­ty (MR) head-mounted dis­play (HMD) for the vi­sua­li­za­ti­on of ana­to­mi­c­al struc­tures in com­plex visceral-surgical in­ter­ven­ti­ons.

Paper: Mixed Reality in Vis­ce­ral sur­ge­ry

  • Sauer, Igor M.; Queisner, Moritz; Tang, Peter; Moosburner, Simon; Hoepfner, Ole; Horner, Rosa; Lohmann, Rudiger; Pratschke, Johann: „Mixed Reality in vis­ce­ral sur­ge­ry – Development of a sui­ta­ble work­flow and eva­lua­ti­on of in­tra­ope­ra­ti­ve use-cases“. In: Annals of Surgery, 2017 Aug 1. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002448. More info / Download
  • Moritz Queisner, Igor Sauer, Johann Pratschke (2018) Mixed and Augmented Reality – Why Surgeons Should Care. In Annals of Surgery. July, 2018. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002913. More info / Download

Software: Hololiver

Hololiver is a viewer for medical images for Microsoft Hololens. It displays 3D models of sectional images. In Cooperation with Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin und Virtual Spice. (image credit: Michael Pogorzhelskiy)

Model: Phantom

Patient model („phantom“) for augmented reality project conducted together with the experimental surgery department at Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin to develop visualization strategies and design principles for medial images (image credit: Simon Moosburner, 2018, CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0)