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ARE THERE 3D MONITORS FOR THE OPERATING ROOM?

In order to view 3D procedures in the OR, you have to have a monitor that is 3D capable. The best monitors are 55″ LCD/LED and 3D glasses must be worn. 3D glasses come in two models: passive and active. The monitor dictates which model must be used (note that...

WHY IS 3D VIEWING IN THE OR SO IMPORTANT?

First of all, the surgeon, viewing through a surgical microscope sees operative site in stereo. The assistant (PA, Resident, Fellow) viewing the procedure through a stereo side observer sees the operative site in 2D not stereoscopic. The only way for an assistant to...