Virtual and augmented reality are transforming how healthcare workers learn and practice.
Imagine downloading an app to your phone on the first day of work at a new hospital that will help you find your way around. Large arrows appear on the floor through the camera lens of your phone, leading you to your department. The same app can help do your job. Aim the phone at an EKG machine and get real-time holographic guidance on how to operate it.
The magic of augmented reality (AR) layers computer-