Using Virtual Reality to Provide Nutritional Support to HIV + Women

@inproceedings{Brown2006UsingVR,
  title={Using Virtual Reality to Provide Nutritional Support to HIV + Women},
  author={Sarah Brown},
  year={2006}
}
South Africa has one of the highest rates of HIV infection in the world. Health sector resources are limited and novel approaches to providing timely, accurate information are vital. Nutritional support and care has been recognized as an important aspect of HIV care. We developed a prototype virtual environment (VE) to provide nutritional information, and tested it at a government clinic in Cape Town, South Africa. 9 HIV+ women explored the VE and were interviewed after their experience… CONTINUE READING