• https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/press/news/smart-pulmonary-ultrasound-covid-19

    ... with an interface that allows access to this U/S imaging data via the Medical Data Space (MeDS). The Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB is developing a connector for linking the POCUS software to the MeDS. This interface is designed for two ... laws, using a POCUS diagnosis of COVID-19 as an example. By the image analysis experts The automatic analysis of U/S images is one of the core competences of Fraunhofer IGD. Since the start of the 2000s, the institute has been developing new applications for ultrasonography, including ... methods for automatically processing, analyzing, and integrating medical imaging data. This allows a plethora of essential, clinically relevant information to be extracted and the imaging data to be optimally used along the entire treatment chain. By the experts for secure data utilization ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/press/annual-reports/2017/augmented-reality-or

    ... leverages stereo near-infrared (NIR) cameras and the fluorescent dye indocyanine green (ICG). Dr. Stefan Wesarg, Head of the Visual Healthcare Technologies Competence Center at Fraunhofer IGD, explains: “To make the targeted lymph nodes visible, the fluorescent dye is injected near the ... including image processing functionality. This detects the fluorescing lymph nodes, calculates their position in 3D, and superimposes this information on the head-mounted display. Software is also used to calibrate the hardware, and sophisticated algorithms crunch the data extracted ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/projects/living-lab

    ... or research. More than 30 research evaluations have been conducted in the Fraunhofer IGD Living Lab in the past years, ranging from assistive technologies to human-computer interaction devices. The layout distributed in living, kitchen, sleeping, and office spaces is highly flexible and ... a cheaper integration and simplified maintenance compared to similar systems. The cost per square meter is considerably lower than with competing technologies. The prototype is communicating to a central systems wired or wireless. We are continuously working on improving the prototype. Short ... model. “VAALIDATE” allows to realize disabled-friendly buildings and this way improves the societal integration of handicapped persons. More information can be found on the following page https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6nnrOU1Mc0 . The project is a winner of the annual “Land der ...