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Multimodal Imaging with 3D-Holograms for Preoperative Planning in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: A Unique Case Report

Federica Caldaroni1, Massimo Chessa2, Alessandro Varrica1, Alessandro Giamberti1,*
1 Department of Congenital Cardiac Surgery, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
2 ACHD Unit–Pediatric and Adult Congenital Heart Centre, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
* Corresponding Author: Alessandro Giamberti. Email:

Congenital Heart Disease 2022, 17(4), 491-494. https://doi.org/10.32604/chd.2022.019119

Received 04 February 2022; Accepted 19 April 2022; Issue published 04 July 2022

Abstract

Multimodal imaging, including augmented or mixed reality, transforms the physicians’ interaction with clinical imaging, allowing more accurate data interpretation, better spatial resolution, and depth perception of the patient’s anatomy. We successfully overlay 3D holographic visualization to magnetic resonance imaging images for preoperative decision making of a complex case of cardiac tumour in a 7-year-old girl.

Keywords

Hologram; augmented reality; multimodal imaging; 3D; CHD; cardiac tumour; arrhythmia; anatomy

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Caldaroni, F., Chessa, M., Varrica, A., Giamberti, A. (2022). Multimodal Imaging with 3D-Holograms for Preoperative Planning in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: A Unique Case Report. Congenital Heart Disease, 17(4), 491–494.



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