“Virtual Cadaver” Teaches Next-Gen Doctors

Worldwide shortage of dead bodies drove technology

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A worldwide shortage of dead bodies for medical use has pressured scientists to come up with new ways to train future doctors.

Researchers from Montpellier Medical University in France are using 3D scanners to create ‘virtual cadavers.’

A worldwide increase in medical programs has led to an increase in demand of cadavers, as simultaneously there are fewer unclaimed dead bodies around the world.

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