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Testing times; Universities pilot AR medical assessments

AR medical assessments
Students at Imperial College London and Leiden University are exploring whether they can replace the traditional exam paper with AR medical assessments. The two institutions have conducted a pilot involving medical students using headset AR technology...  Read more

AR character Dr Woozo educates about asthma

The creators of a new AR app hope it will save lives and improve the experience of millions of children suffering from asthma by teaching correct inhaler usage. MySpira, designed in collaboration between English-based Orbital Media and the University of...  Read more

Time to dust off Ebola procedures training?

Ebola
WHO/Tania Seburyamo Primary screening includes temperature measurement and visual observation of travelers to look for signs of illness. The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, declared the Ebola virus...  Read more