February 6-8, 2018Anaheim Convention CenterAnaheim, CA

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Cedars-Sinai Hospital Adopts Virtual Reality – But Is It Moving the Needle for Device Manufacturers?

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Conference Track: MD&M: New Technologies & Next-Gen Design
Recording: TBD

A recent Cedars-Sinai study found that virtual reality therapy helps decrease pain in Hospitalized patients. Based on this study, Cedars-Sinai is now conducting a larger trial to measure the impact of virtual reality on the use of pain medications, length of hospital stay, and post-discharge satisfaction scores. Dr. Tashjian will take the audience into an in-depth discussion on the experience of utilizing virtual reality technology to care for hospitalized patients.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Scientific hypothesis, methods, and results of the VR program
  • How virtual reality technology can help facilitate care of patients in the hospital and beyond
  • Future directions of VR software in healthcare