Advanced 3D visualization in student-centred medical education.

  title={Advanced 3D visualization in student-centred medical education.},
  author={Charlotte Sil{\'e}n and Staffan Wirell and Joanna Kvist and Eva Nylander and Orjan Smedby},
  journal={Medical teacher},
  volume={30 5},
BACKGROUND Healthcare students have difficulties achieving a conceptual understanding of 3D anatomy and misconceptions about physiological phenomena are persistent and hard to address. 3D visualization has improved the possibilities of facilitating understanding of complex phenomena. A project was carried out in which high quality 3D visualizations using high-resolution CT and MR images from clinical research were developed for educational use. Instead of standard stacks of slices (original or… CONTINUE READING


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