Clin Surg | Volume 6, Issue 1 | Mini Review | Open Access

The Applications of Digital Extended Reality in Biomedicine

Jiazi Gao1* and Xiaolu Zhang2

1China State Shipbuilding Corporation Limited (CSSC), China
2Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Cheeloo College of Medicine, Shandong University, China

*Correspondance to: Jiazi Gao 

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Digital Extended Reality (XR) technologies are a group of 3D visualization technologies that have been increasingly adopted in the field of entertainment, education and biomedicine. XR can provide an immersive environment, in which people experience a reality in a virtual background. In the current review, we discuss in detail the applications of modern XR technologies in the field of biomedicine, from classroom biomedical education, medical training to clinical surgical guidance, providing a comprehensive analysis of XR’s biomedical impact.


Gao J, Zhang X. The Applications of Digital Extended Reality in Biomedicine. Clin Surg. 2021; 6: 3344..

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