26 March 2020 Analysis
For patients in dire need of facial reconstructive surgeries, the advanced and detailed methods of repairing craniofacial anomalies and injuries can be life changing. But, what role has technology played...
12 March 2020 News
Virtual reality (VR) testing could help to detect the onset of balance problems in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), research from the University of North Carolina (UNC) has found.
25 February 2020 Analysis
FundamentalVR is a technology company combining virtual reality and haptics, or touch interaction, to help train surgeons to perform complex procedures. Abi Millar finds out more.
13 February 2020 News
GenesisCare has launched the Brainlab Mixed Reality Viewer at its Oxford centre for diagnostics, oncology and wellbeing, offering cancer patients a novel way to visualise their treatment.
12 February 2020 News
UK-based virtual reality (VR) therapy company Oxford VR has announced the completion of a $12.5m Series A funding round led by Optum Ventures and supported by Luminous Ventures.
20 September 2019
A new study led by UCLA Health in the US has shown that three-dimensional (3D) virtual reality models could improve surgical outcomes by enabling better visualisation of a patient's anatomy.
24 July 2019
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded its partnership with simulation environments provider Dassault Systèmes for the Living Heart simulated 3D heart model.
13 June 2019 Analysis
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 Comment
GlobalData's view on virtual reality and its application when it comes to the treatment of mental health.