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Best inventions

The hifold fit-and-fold highback booster, the world’s most adjustable and portable car booster seat, from Israel’s mifold, was named in Time Magazine’s annual list of “The 100 Best Inventions of 2020”. Four other Israeli inventions are listed: Beehome, Trialjectory, Augmedics, … Continue reading

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At the cutting-edge of X-ray vision

This article focuses on the two Israelis (one a South African immigrant) who invented the xvision augmented reality device for surgeons to see inside the patient. Their company Augmedics (see here) received US FDA approval for the product a few … Continue reading

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US approval for AR surgical headset

As reported previously (see here) Israel-based Augmedics has developed xvision – an augmented reality X-ray-like headset for surgeons to use in spinal and pelvic operations. Xvision has just received US FDA clearance. https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3776433,00.html

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Human trials for X-ray surgical glasses

I reported previously (Oct 2017) on Xvision (previously VIZOR),  the Augmented Reality surgical navigation system from Israel’s Augmedics. Following testing on cadavers, Xvision is now undergoing human trials and has been successfully tested in six spinal operations. https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180808005218/en/Augmedics-Begins-First-in-Human-Clinical-Trial-xvision-spine-XVS https://worldisraelnews.com/israeli-made-goggles-give-surgeons-x-ray-vision/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xDCiCT2nH4

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AR headset for surgeons

Geordi La Forge’s visor in the Star Trek science fiction series may soon be a reality. Israel’s Augmedics is developing the VIZOR – an Augmented Reality (AR) headset that shows surgeons an X ray-like visualization of the patient. Augmedics has … Continue reading

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