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Augmented Reality: supporting sterile processing services?

Interview with Dr. René Reiners, Deputy Head of User-Centered Ubiquitous Computing, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology, FIT

06/08/2018

Image: Man with short blond hair, dark suit and tie in front of a castle - Dr. René Reiners; Copyright: Fraunhofer FIT

Dr. René Reiners

Image: Female hospital employee with green OR cap is wearing AR glasses, a screen is floating in front of her; Copyright: IT4process GmbH

AR could support employees in complex work like sterile processing or hospital logistics by pointing out mistakes and showing the next steps. The image shows an artist's rendering for the project "Smart Glasses in Sterile Processing".

Image: Man with glasses and beard - Timo Roth; Copyright: B. Frommann