Japanese Doctors Use iPad During Surgery [Video]

Posted June 2, 2010 at 12:51pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 6959 views

As was predicted, the iPad is starting to make its way into the medical field, which can be seen in this video of a Japanese surgery.

Now a team of doctors at a hospital run by Kobe University has actually used the iPad during a surgery as a display. In the video embedded below, you can see a doctor (or assistant) zooming in and out of images shown on the iPad’s screen during the procedure.

Take a look below...

[via CrunchGear]



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HO - June 2, 2010 at 3:29pm
...0.o....Great, now ur live is in the hands of a \"professional\" playing games in it\'s iPad...
izit - June 3, 2010 at 12:15am
Watch the vid again ! ! ! !, they uses the ipad to zoom in where the veins/nerves at.
HO - June 3, 2010 at 8:23am
...is that new to u????....Wonder where u live????
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