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Education Review: Teaching doctors through virtual reality

Video developers apply virtual reality technology to teach difficult medical techniques before students try them on real patients.

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Article | Medical teaching software (such as iMedic, a program to view human anatomy) exemplifies how the video gaming industry has penetrated academia, offering researchers and students a new way to understand techniques that aren't always easy to teach.

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