Use of virtual reality (immersive vs. non immersive) for pain management in children and adults: A systematic review of evidence from randomized controlled trials

@inproceedings{Shahrbanian2012UseOV,
  title={Use of virtual reality (immersive vs. non immersive) for pain management in children and adults: A systematic review of evidence from randomized controlled trials},
  author={Shahnaz Shahrbanian and Xiaoli Ma and Najaf Aghaei and Nicol Korner-Bitensky and KeivanMoshiri and Maureen J. Simmonds},
  year={2012}
}
Pain impacts negatively on physical, psychological, and social function and reduces quality of life. Over the past decade there has been a growing increase in the use of virtual reality (VR) in rehabilitation in general and for pain management specifically. To determine the scientific evidence for the effectiveness of VR therapy (immersive vs. non immersive) for pain management in individuals with acute (less than or equal to 6 weeks clinical pain or thermal procedural pain), or chronic pain… CONTINUE READING

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