Can Virtual Reality Sessions Treat Chronic Pain? One Stanford Doctor Says Yes


Publication Title
NBC News
Publication/Creation Date
May 29 2017
Creators/Contributors
Kim Bullock (creator)
Sean Mackey (contributor)
Stanford University (contributor)
Media Type
News Broadcast
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Dr. Kim Bullock, a neuropsychiatrist at Stanford University, says she made the remarkable discovery by accident. While studying virtual reality for conditions like severe anxiety, a welcome side benefit of that treatment: patients’ chronic pain disappeared.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Location on Body
Hand, Head, Eye
Technology Keywords
Virtual Reality (VR), Headsets
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOTGlD5HC1A

Date archived
October 9 2017
Last edited
November 27 2018
How to cite this entry
Kim Bullock. (May 29 2017). "Can Virtual Reality Sessions Treat Chronic Pain? One Stanford Doctor Says Yes". NBC News. NBC News. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/2553