Why record in the OR? – Blackbox of surgery - Medical Imaging Technologies

Why record in the OR? – Blackbox of surgery

October 30, 2017

What drives the OR integration market? The first primary driver was education enhancement. This is still the case but now quality of care improvements, using the same safety thinking that originated from the airline industry, play an increasingly important role. The possibility to record and review a procedure after the fact to improve team performance has been clinically evaluated.

In the video below Dr. Grantcharov talks about learning from other industries with the addition of Big Data and the OR Black Box to the operating theatre to improve surgical performance and outcomes.