13 June 2019
A rapidly aging global population is leaving health services facing a dementia time bomb. Simulating the effects of the disease in virtual reality may enhance carers understanding of how to...
29 May 2019
GlobalData's view on virtual reality and its application when it comes to the treatment of mental health.
24 May 2019
Researchers at the University of Cambridge in the UK have found that virtual reality (VR) could detect early Alzheimer’s disease more accurately compared to existing ‘gold standard’ cognitive tests.
20 May 2019
Misinformation around healthcare from ‘Dr Google’ is spreading among patients like a virus, with the World Health Organisation reporting that 50% of chronic disease patients in developed countries are failing...
27 March 2019
Israeli tech firm VRHealth is aiming to push forward the use of virtual reality in pain management, physical and cognitive therapy and other areas. With VR’s role in healthcare growing,...
25 February 2019
Royal Philips has unveiled a new mixed reality concept to aid in minimally invasive surgeries, which it has developed with Microsoft, at the MWC 2019 mobile technology conference in Barcelona,...
15 June 2018
Tech London Advocates’ (TLA) HealthTech Working Group and the Health Foundry organised the HealthTech Innovator conference, a London Tech Week event where it showcased innovative startups and initiatives working in...
7 June 2018
German company ApoQlar is developing the Virtual Surgery Intelligence software tool, which uses mixed reality to help surgeons prepare for and carry out surgery. We speak to the developers about...