In what may be an absolute first for the surgical simulation industry, Fundamental Surgery just demonstrated the ability to integrate its Surgical Haptic Intelligence Engine with the HaptX haptic glove, providing training surgeons the opportunity to feel their virtual reality environment! FundamentalVR, pioneers of immersive training technology for the medical simulation community, has become even [...]
Recently a new medical simulation startup company Medulate, co-founded by two Penn State Engineer Professors Scarlett Miller PhD in Human Factors and UX Design and Jason Moore PhD in Robotics and Tissue Modeling, won a top $10,000 prize at the “[email protected] College Fall’s Graduation Ceremony” from Ben Franklin Technology Partners. (Photo by Abby Drey of Centre Daily).
In this “TechTrends Report: Building Healthcare Expertise With VR” , Science, Sports and Training Correspondent and CEO of Cognitive Design and Statistical Consulting Todd Maddox shows how VR is ideal for building healthcare expertise because it effectively recruits the appropriate brain regions and speeds the transition in brain processing from novice to expert. This is [...]
Recently the popular website Verge covered the recent US launch of FundamentalVR, whose founders compare the realism of their product to regulated aviation flight simulators thanks to their haptic feeling feedback with Surgical VR simulation. Haptic VR should be considered as a definitive part of the future of healthcare simulation technologies, and so its great [...]
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