A surgery to remove cancerous tissue from a British patient was live-streamed in 360-degree video globally accessible on virtual reality headsets, a potential breakthrough for the training of surgeons worldwide. What do you think?


“I doubt any VR experience can truly capture the horrifying condition of my body.”

Marco Baker • Systems Analyst

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“We must first consider the ethics of practicing surgery with systems that might be better used for simulating roller coasters.”

Henry Walls • Grain Historian

“If you really want to learn the trade, there’s no substitute for plunging your hand into a warm human body!”

Regina Wolfram • Suggestion Aggregator