7 Ways VR is Improving Healthcare

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Below are some of the pioneering virtual solutions aimed at changing the face of healthcare as we know it. Considering the opioid epidemic that plagues the country and claims the lives of almost 100 people on a daily basis, healthcare providers seek safer, non-addictive alternatives pronto. With all that in mind, it won’t surprise us if VR therapies take center stage in the US healthcare system in the near future. VR Industry News healthcare

7 Valuable Lessons About VR and AR in the Healthcare and Education Industries

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An FUI designer, VR community leader and VR healthcare.

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An FUI designer, VR community leader and VR healthcare strategist walk into a bar… …a virtual bar that is. As a healthcare marketing strategist, I was excited to chat with Alex and Jayse about Leap Motion and its applications for VR in healthcare.

VR For Good: How The Virtual Medicine Conference Wants To Better VR Healthcare

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Simply saying that VR is good for healthcare is too broad a statement. In fact, Samsung is a partner for the event as are the VR/AR Association and AppliedVR, a VR platform designed for healthcare.

Infographic: Healthcare uses of VR

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Scroll to the bottom of this article for the infographic. Virtual reality is a rapidly evolving market, which provides unlimited opportunities, and attracts a lot of newcomers.

Watch The Oculus Rift Help Paraplegics To Walk Again

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Immersive Technologies Helping Children and Older Patients

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It is well established that high-quality VR and AR technologies can be used for healthcare – in the treatment of phobias for example – and are superior tools in training adults in disciplines such as surgery. VR and AR can be used as healthcare tools Click To Tweet.

Top 5 VR Healthcare Solutions: How Is Virtual Reality Helping People?

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Virtual reality is changing many industries around the world, and healthcare is one of the biggest adopters of VR encompassing surgery planning, phobia treatment, pain relief, robotic surgery, skills training, etc. Others healthcare Virtual Reality VR

VR-based Vision Therapy ‘Vivid Vision’ Expands into Europe with CE Mark, Asia Next

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Eye Doctors Can Now Prescribe VR Lazy-eye Treatment for Home Use

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Samsung is Developing VR Tools to Help Diagnose Mental Health

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PTSD Exposure Therapy in VR: Importance of Storytelling & Emotional Presence in Healing Trauma

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VR-based Treatment for Vision Disorders Shows Positive Results in Peer-reviewed Study

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Solis VR Takes Elderly Patients To Places Long Thought Out Of Reach

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Solis VR Takes Elderly Patients To Places Long Thought Out Of Reach

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We previously covered valuable lessons to learn about VR and AR in the healthcare and education industries. health care VR Australia elder healthcare hospital

Experimental VR Alzheimer’s Therapy App Made Just Hours After Plea by Child of Afflicted Father

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‘Bioflight VR’ for Medical Training, Patient Behavior Modification, & Diagnosis

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Managing Pain & Anxiety in Hospitals with AppliedVR

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Virtual Therapy for Stroke Neurorehabilitation & Skill Relearning

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AR being used to project medical images on the body with ProjectDR

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Social Presence & Training Social Dynamics with Virtual Humans

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VR blindness simulator accurately represents vision loss

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Analog Devices, Microsoft & Hexoskin Jointly Offer An IoT Solution For Athletes

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This HoloLens Childbirth Simulator Helps Train Medical Students

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One such medical company, CAE Healthcare , has unveiled the world’s first augmented reality childbirth simulator with integrated mother-baby physiology. ” CAE Healthcare is looking to expand on the CAE LucinaAR app to include other childbirth delivery and emergency scenarios.

Top 10 AR/VR Stories of 2017

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Kingii – A Life-Saving Inflatable Bracelet

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Wearables healthcare inflatable bracelet Kingii lifesaving methods WearableThe World Health Organization records about 372,000 people getting drowned in a year. The number of fatalities is quite alarming that it lead to the creation of Kingii. This device affirmed its record to be the world’s tiniest inflatable bracelet that missions to save life and reduce or cut the number of people getting drowned. Kingii Wristband Features: An inflatable nylon balloon.

2016 CES- Promoting the EQ factor

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HealMet: A new direction in Healthcare wearable device. I was hoping to see more merged technology products ( IoT & Solar , IoT , Healthcare & AR ). Virtual Reality AR ces Emerging technology EQ healthcare IoT SolarThe Wow!, the what & the hmmm factor. Kick starting the year by observing the EQ evolution.

How Virtual Practice Makes Perfect

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However, this is very time-consuming and still requires some guesswork as to where the vessels are and their path through body tissue, explained Dr Dimitri Amiras – a Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust – as he walked me through the demo.

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Will Mixed Reality as a Service be a Game Changer for Microsoft?

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Since the HoloLens was first released almost three years ago, Microsoft has steadily been building partnerships and demonstrating an array of industry use cases across manufacturing, engineering, healthcare, education and many others.

VR Minecraft – But Not As You Know It

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The veterinary app has been so successful, in fact, that the company is now working on a human anatomy version, as more medical schools are embracing immersive training in recognition of its greater effectiveness, specially in fields such as surgery and healthcare training.

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LA Hospital Using VR Simulation For Trauma Training

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The next generation of professional healthcare training has arrived. The healthcare sector has seen better days. However one of the biggest issues currently plaguing these essential services is simply a general lack of skilled healthcare professionals.

Sharecare Acquires BioLucid to Bring Your Body into Virtual Reality With ‘YOU VR’

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2D video and textbooks are incredibly informative, no doubt, but stepping into a virtual heart to see how a heart functions or malfunctions can pay dividends for students, professors, healthcare providers, and, most importantly, patients.

Workplace implantables–Yes, we’re going there.

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Are implantables ever going to take off in the enterprise beyond healthcare? Will we ever use them at work? Are workplace implantables a future reality? Implantables are sometimes mentioned as a category of wearable technology, but is a future in which technology becomes more integrated with our biology, in which we voluntarily have technology embedded […]. The post Workplace implantables–Yes, we’re going there. appeared first on BrainXchange.

How VR Can Improve Chemotherapy Patient Programs

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We wanted to determine if VR had the potential to change people’s outlook on their current environment and we felt that a healthcare setting, where people sit and wait for periods of time, worried about unknown outcomes would be the right place to start.

VR Headset Makers Buddy Up to form VR Association

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This group believes in VR’s immense global potential and the opportunities ahead – it will change the landscape of education, training, healthcare, and design, among many other areas. There are several top players in the world of VR, all doing their own thing.

Immersive Tech Transforming Learning

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Access to knowledge and training via these technologies can therefore be instrumental in tapping the vast amount of untapped potential in the world, and address the chronic shortage of trained professionals in areas such as teaching, healthcare and the digital economy.

Power and Responsibility: Highlights from Microsoft Build

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Live from Seattle, Tech Trends scoops up all the tastiest bites from the #MSBuild2018 developer’s conference. “We We need to ask ourselves not only what computers can do, but what they should do,” said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in his opening keynote at Build.

Alex Kipman Nominated for Inventor’s Award

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His ideas are enhancing the real world with digital information that helps people achieve higher levels of efficiency, and creating new opportunities in fields such as engineering, communications, and healthcare.”.

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Mindmaze Collaborates With Dacuda For Room Scale VR Initiative

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Mindmaze, a spin off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, has taken a proficiency in VR and neuroscience that makes them one of the top startups in Switzerland and charged forward into consumer healthcare applications.

Cedar-Sinai rolls out VR pain relief

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