Virtual Reality Games for Health Care

Alice J. Lin, Charles B. Chen, Fuhua Frank Cheng

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Virtual reality (VR) and interactive technologies have become increasingly common in today's world, and there are many applications for this technology in numerous fields. In this paper, we present a review on recent and ongoing research related to applications of VR and VR games in the healthcare field. VR technology is allowing medical practitioners to help their patients in a number of innovative ways in addition to helping health care providers improve their skills. Lastly, we propose a VR game design for rehabilitation and palliative care.

Original languageEnglish
Article number01047
JournalMATEC Web of Conferences
StatePublished - Nov 19 2018
Event2nd International Conference on Electronic Information Technology and Computer Engineering, EITCE 2018 - Shanghai, China
Duration: Oct 12 2018Oct 14 2018

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry (all)
  • Materials Science (all)
  • Engineering (all)


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