How useful was virtual health care for you? Provincial officials want to know

Saskatchewan doctors say virtual health care has been a useful COVID-19-driven innovation, now the provincial government is asking patients what they think about it. “I think it has a bright future and I…

Can Virtual Reality help with back pain?

Even before the pandemic, the field of Virtual Reality (VR) was brimming with jobs and new possibilities built upon decades of technical work. However, Facebook’s late 2021 metaverse announcement, which…

Virtual reality program for back pain superior to sham device 3 months after treatment

January 10, 2022 2 min read Source/Disclosures Disclosures: Darnell is chief science advisor at AppliedVR. Please see the study for all other authors’ relevant financial disclosures. …

FDA Approves Virtual Reality System for Treating Lower Back… : Neurology Today

Article In Brief The FDA recently authorized the marketing of a prescription only virtual reality system that uses cognitive-behavioral therapy and other behavioral methods for the relief of chronic lower…

FDA Authorizes Breakthrough Virtual Reality for Back Pain

A prescription-based VR system for at-home therapeutic use may change the way chronic low back pain is managed, with Beth Darnall, PhD. Once the stuff of science fiction, virtual reality…

FDA approves virtual reality system to ease back pain

A 3-D virtual reality system to treat back pain was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration this week. The EaseVRx system is a prescription device for at-home use…