Memorias de investigación
Book chapters:
Implementing Virtual Reality in the Healthcare Sector
Year:2010

Research Areas
  • Virtual reality

Information
Abstract
This chapter concentrates on the advantages that virtual reality can offer to the Healthcare Sector. After a brief introduction, the authors explain the areas where VR techniques can be successfully applied. They describe some existing VR applications in healthcare sector. The developments of a VR surgery simulator, with all the aspects that make this process challenging, are presented in their chapter. They analyze the difficulties specific to healthcare environments while designing and development of VR applications. They conclude with future prospects of VR in the Healthcare Sector.
International
Si
10.4018/978-1-61520-631-5
Book Edition
0
Book Publishing
IGI Global
ISBN
9781615206315
Series
Book title
Virtual Technologies for Business and Industrial Applications: Innovative and Synergistic Approaches.
From page
138
To page
162
Participants

Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Departamento: Tecnología Fotónica