Virtual reality in the operating room to train surgeons

For those who have not stepped foot in a medical school and all their audiovisual experience with an operating room has been limited to seeing the handsome “Grey’s Anatomy” put bypasses with hats that seemed to be designed by Hugo Boss, the idea of an operation with an audience is that of a kind of […]

Virtual reality is already changing healthcare

Hospitals are unfamiliar places, alien to most people. That is fortunate, because it means that you have not had the need of any major intervention, or that you have not passed a serious illness. However, like other people who do know, it is normal that the idea of a hospital generates some anxiety, fear, anticipation […]

Virtual Reality Training for Healthcare Professionals

Continuing education represents a major challenge that needs to be addressed. Recent advances in educational technology offer an increasing number of innovative learning tools. Among them, Virtual Reality represents a promising area with high potential for improving the training of health professionals.

How virtual reality is transforming mental health

One in four of us will experience mental health problems at some point in our lives. While we are still far from being able to provide timely mental health treatment to all who need it, VR-based therapy is transforming mental health by providing a new and innovative treatment with a promising approach.