FDA Clears Microsoft’s HoloLens for Pre-Operative Surgical Planning

October 29, 2018

The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance for Microsoft’s HoloLens, allowing it to be used with the OpenSight Augmented Reality System for planning surgeries.

The OpenSight AR system overlaps 2D, 3D and 4D images on patient’s bodies to visualize what doctors may see internally during surgery.

A head-mounted smart glasses device, HoloLens is a self-contained holographic computer.

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