Argonaute 3D

SDG 3: Good Health and Well-BeingSDG 9: Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • Year: 2003
  • Award: World Summit Award
  • Category: Health & Well Being
  • Producer: IRCAD (Research Institute Against Digestive Cancer)
  • Country: France
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Based on VR and on DSL internet technologies, the Argonaute 3D platform is a tool and content service for cooperative work of distant medical professionals. A medical case can be analysed and operated in real time, visualised in a 3D environment. Specialists and practitioners can conjointly decide over the best surgical strategy. This enables to reduce decision time and improve the reliability of the chosen treatment. Experts from all over the world could be connected via Argonaute 3D joining their skills and knowledge in order to reach the best result for the health of their patients.