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The virtual reality for the design of complex systems. Application to the 3D operating room simulation

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3 Author(s)
Cassier, C. ; ENSI de Bourges, Univ. d''Orleans, Bourges, France ; Ferreira, A. ; Marche, P.

We present a system of help to the conception, creation and visualization in 3D of operation rooms in hospitals using the virtual reality. According to the type of surgery exercised, we define a better adapted solution to choose and to position surgical lights. This system can generate automatically an operating room in 3D while seizing the geometric measurements directly via a graphic interface. With a complete database, we can integrate the different elements present in the room (operating tables, surgical lights, equipment, etc.). Finally, it is possible to visualize the result via a virtual reality interface or to generate video animation via rendering

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Virtual Systems and Multimedia, 2001. Proceedings. Seventh International Conference on

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