Applications of virtual reality for medical innovation

5 ways virtual reality is already helping medicine Virtual reality headsets such as the Oculus Rift and Project Morpheus haven’t hit the consumer market yet, but virtual reality is already making a difference in many industries. The medical profession, for one, has been one of the earliest adopters of virtual reality, virtual worlds and simulations. Here are five examples. 1. Enabling medical students practice surgery techniques and hospital procedures. For a surgeon, the jump to real from theoretical is huge. And no patient wants to be a guinea pig. But by operating in the virtual world the student of surgical … Continue reading Applications of virtual reality for medical innovation