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Augmented Reality: Mapping Methods and Tools for Enhancing the Human Role in Healthcare HMI

Chiara Innocente, Luca Ulrich, Sandro Moos, Enrico Vezzetti
2022 Applied Sciences  
In order to improve the review reporting, the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) guidelines were used.  ...  In this perspective, the literature on orthopedic surgery techniques based on AR was evaluated, focusing on identifying the limitations and challenges of AR-based healthcare applications, to support the  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/app12094295 fatcat:sy4gbg3k2bedzppvsn3bm7ydyq

Imaging-based patient-reported outcomes (PROs) database: How we do it

Soterios Gyftopoulos, Adam Jacobs, Mohammad Samim
2020 Skeletal Radiology  
This paper provides a first-hand account of our experience setting up an imaging-based PROs database at our institution and is organized into steps the reader can follow for creating a PROs database of  ...  for medical decision-making and on a larger scale could potentially help determine national standards of care and treatment guidelines.  ...  You want the PROs data to be stored in the database in a format that is streamlined for routine review and endpoint analysis.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00256-020-03602-w pmid:32945932 fatcat:c6jpd5y3yvaltisfpsmrxgrpki

Digital communications and social media use in surgery: how to maximize communication in the digital age

Martin S. Karpeh, Sarah Bryczkowski
2017 Innovative Surgical Science  
This review will highlight how digital technology is changing the way surgeons communicate with colleagues and patients as well as provide some guidance as to how to avoid some of the pitfalls and problems  ...  Text messaging, tweeting, chatting, and blogging are rapidly replacing e-mail as the preferred means of communication in healthcare.  ...  The American College of Surgeons has a well-written review of social media for the surgeon that focuses on Twitter for practicing surgeons.  ... 
doi:10.1515/iss-2017-0019 pmid:31579747 pmcid:PMC6754014 fatcat:7xwurkp5nvffnarz3lstb6qi6u

Factors influencing adherence to an app-based exercise program in adolescents with painful hyperkyphosis

Karina A. Zapata, Sharon S. Wang-Price, Tina S. Fletcher, Charles E. Johnston
2018 Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders  
The purpose of this study is to assess factors regarding adherence to an app-based home exercise program in adolescents with hyperkyphosis and back pain who were provided a one-time exercise treatment.  ...  Methods: Twenty-one participants were instructed in a one-time exercise treatment and asked to complete a home exercise program 3 times a week for 6 months using an app called PT PAL.  ...  Availability of data and materials The datasets used and/or analyzed during the current study are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13013-018-0159-x pmid:30027121 pmcid:PMC6050689 fatcat:ytseh7ohgnf2zkzs7ccwb5wvru

Navigation in surgery

Uli Mezger, Claudia Jendrewski, Michael Bartels
2013 Langenbeck's archives of surgery (Print)  
Discussion This article will review various aspects of navigation in the operating room and beyond.  ...  Conclusion With improved computer technology and a trend towards advanced information processing within hospitals, navigation is quickly becoming an integral part in the surgical routine of clinicians.  ...  Acknowledgments We would like to thank the following people for supporting the writing and reviewing and for their valuable input: Dr. Daniel Denzler, Nadja Heindl, and Martin Pregler.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00423-013-1059-4 pmid:23430289 pmcid:PMC3627858 fatcat:kzuvxitnxrgs3kaablcnkaar3u

Educating patients by providing timely information using smartphone and tablet apps: A systematic review. (Preprint)

Thomas Timmers, Loes Janssen, Rudolf B Kool, Jan AM Kremer
2019 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
The objective of this systematic review is to provide an overview of the effects of using smartphone and tablet apps to educate patients with timely education.  ...  Two reviewers independently searched and screened articles, assessed study quality and risk of bias, and extracted the data.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors would like to thank Elmie Peters, medical librarian at Radboud University Medical Center (Radboudumc), for her input in shaping and optimizing the search strategy.  ... 
doi:10.2196/17342 pmid:32281936 fatcat:qfiaq6xovbhezis3j5nerktsca

Impact of the Internet on veterinary surgery

G.V. Souza, A.C.V. Hespanha, B.F. Paz, M.A.R. Sá, R.K. Carneiro, S.A.M. Guaita, T.V. Magalhães, B.W. Minto, L.G.G.G. Dias
2020 Veterinary and Animal Science  
This study reviews how the advent of the Internet has influenced the teaching and dissemination of knowledge in veterinary surgery.  ...  Educational content from online platforms adds theoretical and practical knowledge to accelerate the learning curve and continuing education of surgeons.  ...  Acknowledgments No third-party funding or support was received in connection with this review or the writing or publication of the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.vas.2020.100161 pmid:33511303 pmcid:PMC7816005 fatcat:o7ig7fldpngphdqx2pbw4c3gja

Ancillary Services Available to the Orthopedic Surgeon

Jack M. Bert
2008 The Orthopedic cllinics of North America  
Acknowledgments The author acknowledges the expertise of Farley Kaufmann, CPA, and Stacie Usem, CPA, and thank them for their suggestions in the development of the content of this article.  ...  The issues documented in this article continue to frame the battle between physicians and hospitals.  ...  Imaging center history from an orthopedic perspective Imaging in the form of conventional x-ray units has been a routine part of orthopedic practice since the late 1950s.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ocl.2007.08.001 pmid:18061762 fatcat:zl5ilgspyreudfvmpauqwh6aea

85-Year-Old Postsurgical Complex Patient Successfully Managed Remotely at the Novel Mayo Clinic's Hospital at Home

Margaret R. Paulson, Ricardo A. Torres-Guzman, Francisco R. Avila, Karla Maita, John P. Garcia, Abdullah Eldaly, Luiza Palmieri-Serrano, Antonio J. Forte, Jonathan C. Thompson, Michael J. Maniaci, Nilda Espinola-Zavaleta
2022 Case Reports in Vascular Medicine  
The patient was admitted to the brick and mortar (BAM) hospital and taken to surgery for a transmetatarsal amputation of the left limb.  ...  An 85-year-old male presented to the podiatry clinic following a 1st to 5th left toe amputation as a complication of severe peripheral arterial disease and nonhealing wound despite endovascular intervention  ...  The technological kit consisting of a tablet device for video communication and data collection, a one way telephone to the centralized command center, and a personal emergency response system was given  ... 
doi:10.1155/2022/1439435 pmid:35251735 pmcid:PMC8896952 fatcat:yfgbap4dtvcevjw24pfcws357m

Intravascular optical coherence tomography imaging at 3200 frames per second

Tianshi Wang, Wolfgang Wieser, Geert Springeling, Robert Beurskens, Charles T. Lancee, Tom Pfeiffer, Antonius F. W. van der Steen, Robert Huber, Gijs van Soest
2013 Optics Letters  
The goal of this study was to quantitatively evaluate the performance of EMG-, force-and hand joystick-based interfaces.  ...  In this study we investigated the advantages of high dynamic range imaging to improve visualization of the vascular network during surgery.  ...  Computer Integrated Devices Acknowledgements Thanks to STW, Philips Healthcare and the contributing medical experts.  ... 
doi:10.1364/ol.38.001715 pmid:23938921 fatcat:xpmmhttzq5eudcy7jx3y7oay2y

Optimizing Patient Preparation and Surgical Experience Using eHealth Technology

Amy Waller, Kristy Forshaw, Mariko Carey, Sancha Robinson, Ross Kerridge, Anthony Proietto, Rob Sanson-Fisher
2015 JMIR Medical Informatics  
However, additional rigorous intervention studies examining the needs of potential role of eHealth programs in augmenting patients' preparation and recovery from surgery, and subsequent impact on patient  ...  The eHealth programs are a promising alternative for collecting patient-reported outcome data, providing access to credible health information and strategies to enable patients to take an active role in  ...  Acknowledgments Conflicts of Interest None declared.  ... 
doi:10.2196/medinform.4286 pmid:26330206 pmcid:PMC4705017 fatcat:qlro6foqbnhajnqvil3rwoupma

A Unified Framework for Automatic Detection of Wound Infection with Artificial Intelligence

Jin-Ming Wu, Chia-Jui Tsai, Te-Wei Ho, Feipei Lai, Hao-Chih Tai, Ming-Tsan Lin
2020 Applied Sciences  
Our study aim was to design an integrated framework to support the diagnosis of wound infection.  ...  Conclusions: Our evaluation of a prospectively collected wound database demonstrates the effectiveness and reliability of the proposed system, which has been developed for automatic detection of wound  ...  The methodology and results presented in this study may have important implications for the field of surgical wound evaluation and diagnosis.  ... 
doi:10.3390/app10155353 fatcat:zmovgyvd4nbi7exknat4n4clne

Development and Usability Testing of a Web-based Therapist-Assisted Coping Skills Program for Managing Psychosocial Problems in Individuals with Hand and Upper Limb Injuries: a mixed methods study. (Preprint)

Folarin Babatunde, Joy MacDermid, Ruby Grewal, Luciana Macedo, Mike Szekeres
2019 JMIR Human Factors  
This study aimed to describe the development and assess the usability of HOCOS to support hand therapists in the management of psychosocial problems.  ...  We actively involved target users in the development and usability evaluation of the website. The final website was modified to meet the needs and preferences of the participants.  ...  HOCOS was developed by Folarin Babatunde (PT) during his doctoral studies at McMaster University In collaboration with a team of PTs (JM and LM), OT (MS), hand therapists (JM and MS) and an orthopedic  ... 
doi:10.2196/17088 pmid:32374265 fatcat:eolyjnuw7begxn6qwihlq4jiyy

Diagnosis and treatment of implant-associated septic arthritis and osteomyelitis

Andrej Trampuz, Werner Zimmerli
2008 Current Infectious Disease Reports  
A combination of criteria is needed for an accurate diagnosis: clinical signs and symptoms, laboratory signs of infection, microbiology, histology, and imaging.  ...  The treatment goals in prosthetic joint-associated infection are eradication of infection and an optimal functional result.  ...  Disclosures The authors have received independent research grants from Pfi zer, Cumbre Pharmaceuticals, and ActivBiotics.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11908-008-0064-1 pmid:18687204 fatcat:six34oga7zgptoekviavajine4

Healthcare professionals' perceived problems in fast-track hip and knee arthroplasty: results of a qualitative interview study

Miia Marika Jansson, Marja Harjumaa, Ari-Pekka Puhto, Minna Pikkarainen
2019 Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research  
Semi-structured interviews were conducted with four surgeons, two anesthesiologists, ten nurses, and four physiotherapists. An inductive content analysis was used to analyze the data.  ...  channels for healthcare professionals and patients.  ...  ., and R.L. for providing valuable help during journey mapping and recruiting. In addition, the authors would like to thank all the care givers who participated in this study.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13018-019-1334-3 pmid:31484536 pmcid:PMC6727416 fatcat:slqswxgzhzdljaoppkcxsalhe4
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