Journal article

Surgeons blinded by enhanced navigation: the effect of augmented reality on attention

Benjamin J Dixon, Michael J Daly, Harley Chan, Allan D Vescan, Ian J Witterick, Jonathan C Irish

SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES | SPRINGER | Published : 2013

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Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank Karl Storz, Endoscopy Canada, and Medtronic of Canada for providing the wet lab dissection instruments and devices. The prototype cone-beam CT C-arm was developed in collaboration with Siemens Healthcare. This study could not have been performed without assistance from the staff at the University of Toronto Surgical Skills Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto. This work was supported by the Guided Therapeutics (GTx) Program at the University Health Network, including the Kevin and Sandra Sullivan Chair in Surgical Oncology, the Hatch Engineering Fellowship Fund, the RACH Fund, and the Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation.