Augmented reality in healthcare can generate more diagnostic and procedural accuracy

Augmented reality in healthcare can generate more diagnostic and procedural accuracy

Augmented reality in health allows a real-time combination of images never before achieved, with new possibilities to diagnose diseases, which can increase accuracy in surgical procedures. That is, it can potentially improve patient quality of life. In real time, the technology shows the material world overlayed with computer-made images, enabling greatly improved composite observations. For […]

“Eyer is a game changer in the detection and treatment of diabetic retinopathy and other retinal diseases,” says Gustavo Melo

“Eyer is a game changer in the detection and treatment of diabetic retinopathy and other retinal diseases,” says Gustavo Melo

In early 2019, a colleague introduced the Phelcom Eyer smartdevice to ophthalmologist and retina specialist Gustavo Melo. Coupled to a smartphone, the device carries out high-quality fundus exams, in few minutes and without need of pupil dilation.  It connects to an online platform, the Eyer Cloud, which allows remote diagnosis and assures safety to data […]

Doctor and stress: 8 tips to have balance in the routine

Doctor and stress: 8 tips to have balance in the routine

Unfortunately, doctor and stress may walk side by side. The routine of these professionals is often quite troubled, with long days in different workplaces, several patients, relationship with suffering and death and difficult decision-making. The pandemics worsened this scenario, even more so for those who have been on the front line. For example, a survey […]