Tag Results for medical technology (18)

  1. Google Earth for the Body: The Story Continues

    A year ago January, I wrote a story for Spectrum on the work researchers at IBMâ''s Zurich Research Lab were doing in visualizing electronic health records (EHR) using an approach which they termed as "Google-Earth for the Body." At the time, the IBM researchers had demonstrated a prototype system to allow doctors to view their patientsâ'' EHRs using three-dimensional images of the human body. Called the Anatomic and Symbolic Mapper Engine, the system maps the information in a patientâ''s EHR to a 3-D image of …

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