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Surgeon tries Google Glass in operating room
Monterey Herald

When Dr. Heather Evans, a trauma surgeon at Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center, stepped into the operating room wearing an eyeglasses-like, Internet-connected device known as Google Glass, she quickly realized its potential and its pitfalls. With Glass, if she was in the middle of surgery and encountered an unexpected or unfamiliar condition — a rare tumor, say — she could use real-time video to show it to an expert and receive help.