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'Mixed Reality' Human Helps Medical Students Learn to Do Intimate Exams
June 23, 2009
In a collaboration with the Augusta, Ga.-based Medical College of Georgia and three other universities, University of Florida engineers have crafted a hybrid computer/mannequin that helps train students not only how to correctly perform a breast exam--but also how to talk to, and glean information from, the patient during the procedure.
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