The Virtual Heart

Producer: University of California (UC Davis)

Totally involving the user in exploring the unique functionality of this organ, The Virtual Heart combines realistic images with stunning interactive 3D control of dissected and non-dissected hearts. Users can view the heart from almost any angle, and with a click of the mouse get information about any visible stucture, including the internal chambers. Additional features include digital video of conventional and Doppler ultrasonic scans, waveform tracings and audio of normal and abnormal heart sounds, views of common cardiac pathologies, an animation of the cardiac cycle, microscopic and EM images of cardiac tissue, radiographs and an annotated ECG.



Language: English; Spanish translation under production
Medium: CD-ROM
System requirements: Macintosh Power PC with 24 MB RAM, thousands colours or greater, 800 x 600 screen resolution. Windows version under production
Price: US$65.00