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High-Fidelity Medical Training Model Augmented With Virtual Reality and Conformable Sensors1

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Yunhe Shen, Zichen Zhao, David Hananel, Daniel Burke, Troy Reihsen, Robert Sweet

University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Jack Norfleet

Army Research Laboratory,
Adelphi, MD 20783

DOI: 10.1115/1.4033847Manuscript received March 1, 2016; final manuscript received March 17, 2016; published online August 1, 2016. Editor: William Durfee.

J. Med. Devices 10(3), 030915 (Aug 01, 2016) (3 pages) Paper No: MED-16-1125; doi: 10.1115/1.4033847 History: Received March 01, 2016; Revised March 17, 2016

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Fig. 1

Virtual and physical models. Upper: airway anatomy versus head–neck position captured in MRI; middle: overlay with reconstructed features; and lower: physical models with a replaceable patch for cricothyrotomy.

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Learning with motion tracking, see-through animation, and quantitative measurements

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Prototype simulators



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