Visualising cataract surgery in low light with Sony HDR camera and 4K display

Dr Gaurav Luthra explains how the superior sensitivity of Sony’s MCC-1000MD surgical video camera allows him to visualise fine details of ophthalmic surgical procedures in very low lighting conditions.

How we helped

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The Challenge

• Need to visualise fine details of ophthalmic surgery 

• Surgery typically performed in low light, challenging ability of conventional cameras

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The Solution

• MCC-1000MD Full HD surgical video camera with HDR mode to capture low-light image detail

• LMD-X2705MD surgical display shows images upscaled to 4K resolution

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The Outcome

• HDR quality images support surgeon’s task performance

• 4K monitor provides accurate, high contrast images for other OR staff and trainees

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