Google Glass used for first time in Italian operating room

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Google's Glass device has been used in an Italian operating room for the first time, allowing students at the Humanitas hospital in Rozzano, near Milan, to get a surgeon's-eye view of procedures. As part of an agreement with the companies Rokivo and Vidiemme Consulting, the surgeon giving the course in Hemodynamics and Interventional Cardiology at Humanitas was able to offer students an angle they were previously unable to see in the classroom. "The possibility of sharing the point of view of the surgeon performing a delicate operation, of lingering on the movements of his hands and observing

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google
Countries: Italy
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