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VRx: How Virtual Therapeutics Will Revolutionize Medicine, 1st Edition

Publication Date: 
2021
FSPH Faculty Members Connected to this Publication: 

Brennan Spiegel

"Brennan Spiegel's work examines virtual medicine, which offers the possibility of treating illnesses without solely relying on intrusive surgeries or addictive opioids. Spiegel shows how a simple VR headset can let patients with schizophrenia confront their condition, how dementia patients have regained function in a life-size virtual town, and how vivid simulations of patients' experiences can make doctors more empathic."