CS 491 Virtual and Agumented Reality

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What is it

Hand-held vein visualization device

How does it work:

Employ Vein visualization technology :

Two lasers: an invisible infrared laser and visible red laser

Click here for more information on how the machine operates


Blood drawing and IV access:

IV is very common (330 million peripheral IVs placed each year in the U.S)

It is a difficult skill to master.

Cosmetic procedure:

Many veins that might be otherwise undetectable without a vein locator, can be located and mapped on the patient’s skin

Thus it helps

Dental practice:

Aid in IV sendation

This is one of the most common procedure in dental practice. A failed attempt to accessing a vein could result in many uncomfortable things.

Vacular procedure

AccuVein can help in vascular procedures to:


Easy to learn and use

Small size

Hands-free option

No patient contact


Works in light or dark

Rechargeable battery

Viewing modes

Movement tolerant