Month: August 2020
VR Surgical Training

VR Surgical Training

by Alvin Manalac August 6, 2020 VR, Medical, Training

Training tomorrow’s surgeons in challenging times

UConn Health is training orthopaedic surgery residents using VR solutions from PrecisionOS and Oculus.

In a study conducted by PrecisionOS and the Canadian Shoulder And Elbow Society (CSES), Senior Surgical
Residents who trained using VR learned 570% faster (Source: The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery: March 18, 2020 – Volume 102 – Issue 6 – p e26) than those who used traditional learning approaches.