Learn More about Virtual Reality
One of the latest innovative technology produced and designed by the innovators is the VR or the virtual reality, and it basically refers to a type of technology of computer devices which can be operated by using a software that can generate sounds, images and any other realistic human sensation. Virtual reality or VR is designed by its inventor to replicate the environment of the real world in an imaginary setting, which can simulate the user’s physical presence within the said environment, and that can definitely be done by letting or enabling the user to interact with the space provided and the objects that is visible on the projectors, display screens or any other tools and devices that are designed, specifically for such innovation. The functions of a VR or a virtual reality, enables its user to look around the artificial world, interact with the features and items that is visible on the screen or in the googles, and move in the artificial world, and it can also create artificial sensory experiences, such as sight, hearing, touch, and smell. Several kinds of accessories which are made and designed for such technology includes, the latest which is the head-mounted googles with a screen placed on the front of the eyes of the user, HMD or head-mounted display which is also known as a virtual reality headset, computer monitor and projector screen.
Virtual reality is very important nowadays, especially to the new generation of doctors, paramedics, other medical personnel, patients and other professionals, that is because it can be used in many areas of healthcare, such as treatment, rehab, counselling, diagnosis and surgery. Several medical schools are using VR as their means of instructing and educating their patients who aspires to become a professional and efficient doctors someday, and this technology is enabling their students to interact in the artificial world with an artificial human body, which can provide their students the knowledge and skills that are important for their profession. Some other profession and individuals who are using this technology are the patients, in which this innovation can help them acquire knowledge about positive lifestyle choices, and to make positive changes about their health, and this is called as preventative medicine; PTSD or post-traumatic stress disorder patients, in which the patients can gain knowledge and skills in dealing with their phobias and the symptoms of their condition; the architects and construction industry, in which it enables them to design and test new buildings in an artificial environment; the includes dentists, in which the students are shown a 3D set of teeth with a virtual dental chair; paramedics, in which the students were given a scenario that can help them learn lifesaving skills without placing themselves and their patients at risks. The benefits that a user may obtain upon using such innovation includes , safety, realistic, efficiency, the chance to use it remotely, the ability to re-use the technology on a regular basis, or refresh of skills, and lesser consumption of time and money.