Hello, this is a short summary of my technological watch on this amazing domain of immersive technology in healthcare ! If you want to get news in “real time”, follow us on Twitter and read your articles on https://immersive-technology-healthcare.maubon.info
Hello, here is the last review of 2021 and, I’m afraid, it’s a bit short 🙂 Yes I probably need to spend more time in my watch. To be honest, it’s difficult theses days to find interesting news without the word “Metaverse” and, as you may known, this word is a perfect indicator of a WTF-article (99% chance).
But you can find below a application to fight spiders fear, the first full VR classroom at Stanford and a (of course) some 2022 forecasts!
Happy new year!
Virtual Reality Therapy for Suicide Prevention Training December 31, 2021
The Department of Veterans Affairs has been at the forefront of using virtual reality to help treat patients. However, it’s not just veterans that are … Read more
Augmented reality helps tackle fear of spiders December 30, 2021
Researchers from the University of Basel have developed an augmented reality app for smartphones in order to help people reduce their fear of spiders. The … Read more
Medical use of virtual reality shows promise December 29, 2021
Medical providers in the workers compensation sector have successfully reduced their reliance on opioids to help injured workers manage their pain, and some are experimenting … Read more
Stanford launches first class taught completely in virtual reality December 30, 2021
Communication professor Jeremy Bailenson has formatted his class COMM 166/266: “Virtual People” to take place in virtual reality (VR) after 20 years of teaching the … Read more
The National University Health System (NUHS) announced on Friday (Dec 3) that a team under it has developed AI software that can be used with … Read more
Extended reality can make medical training more adaptable December 28, 2021
Replacing actors pretending to be patients with holographic videos that can be generated anywhere can make the hands-on part of medical education cheaper and more … Read more
The surgical technology program at Lakeland Community College recently acquired new software intending to give students a feel for what it’s like to work in … Read more
A recent market research report estimated that between 2021 and 2026, the market for virtual reality in healthcare will grow by nearly 35% annually, swelling … Read more
A new study suggests VR could aid research on the brain December 27, 2021
That’s according to a team from the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig, Germany. It conducted a study to monitor neural … Read more
Virtual reality tool to be used in the fight against disease December 2, 2021
Science has the technology to measure the activity of every gene within a single individual cell, and just one experiment can generate thousands of cells … Read more