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.
24 May 2019 News
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 Analysis
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 News
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,...