Thiruvananthapuram-based Embright Infotech uses AI, AR/VR to help autistic children learn bet

In this article, we will discover the product of a innovative Indian company created in 2017 Embright Infotech. Thez have developed Auticare, a virtual reality AI based diagnostic tool which help doctors detect signals of Autism Spectrum Disorder. This device and associated application could also be used as a therapeutic tool. Once the patient (child) … Read more

Salon Virtuality : Le TOP 5 de la VR qui fait du bien

Dans cet article très éclairant sur les produits de réalité virtuelle liés à la santé, à la sensibilisation et même au partage de la culture sur le salon Virtuality, l’auteur nous parle de sa propre expérience et de son ressenti. Une vision particulièrement intéressante qui nous permet d’imaginer comment cette technologies peut être une aide … Read more

Côte d’Azur: Des notices de médicaments (à ne pas lire) car réalisées en réalité augmentée

Le laboratoire Horus Pharma utilise de la réalité augmentée pour ajouter des informations pertinentes sur ses packaging et informer le mieux possible des utilisateurs. Les équipes de l’entreprise ont utilisé l’application Snappress pour cette réalisation La notice des médicaments ? Compliquée à déchiffrer avec ses caractères en pattes de mouche. Surtout énervante à ranger à cause de … Read more

Friends With Holograms: Using VR to train social workers to sniff out child abuse

In this article, a training program for social workers is presented. It is made by Accenture to help people to develop their observation skills in a very difficult context, using VR and voice recognition. The idea is to help caseworkers refine their skills in a real-world setting, interviewing a child, a mother, and an admittedly … Read more

VR drug discovery makes precision therapy a reality | School of Pharmacy

In this article, author explains how pediatric oncologist Beth Apsel Winger and her colleagues from UCSF School of Pharmacy have used VR to design a new drugs for a particular patient. They have developed a special version of the well known visualisation software Chimera called “ChimeraX”. This application allows people to see mutated protein’s shape … Read more

CSU Has Deployed a 100 Headset VR Lab for Biomedical Education

The Immersive Reality Training Lab of the Colorado State University is complet with an hundred VR headset and several applications to study anatomy and medical imaging processes. According to Jordan Nelson (one of the lab’s operators) ”  the lab is designed to complement, not replace, existing teaching methods “the lab is designed to complement, not replace, … Read more

Med School without Cadavers?

Cadaverless anatomy education is it possible today, and is it appropriate for a good training? In this article science journalist Bahar Gholipour explains advantages and drawbacks of the VR anatomy. Anatomy education has been resistant to change for so long that Young and others see what is happening now as a sign of a possible … Read more

The emerging world of digital therapeutics

In this article, we discover several examples of “digital therapeutics”. Even if this new kind of drugs is not so new, first were used 10 years ago, we have seen a lot of new solutions in the previous 2 or 3 years. More and more clinical trials are ongoing and most of the biggest pharmaceuticals … Read more

Le big bang des nouvelles technologies chez les étudiants en médecine

Les études se multiplient pour montrer l’intérêt de l”utilisation des technologies immersives dans la formation en santé. Non seulement les notions apprises restent en tête plus longtemps mais elles peuvent être renforcées en toute autonomie par l’étudiant. Cette révolution de la formation est aussi une révolution de la pédagogie. Les organisme de formation et les … Read more