Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 21 : Nextmed / Mmvr21, Hardback Book


This book presents the proceedings of the 21st NextMed/MMVR conference, held in Manhattan Beach, California, in February 2014.

These papers describe recent developments in medical simulation, modeling, visualization, imaging, haptics, robotics, sensors, interfaces, and other IT-enabled technologies that benefit healthcare.

The wide range of applications includes simulation for medical education and surgical training, information-guided therapies, mental and physical rehabilitation tools, and intelligence networks.

Since 1992, Nextmed/MMVR has engaged the problem-solving abilities of scientists, engineers, clinicians, educators, the military, students, and healthcare futurists.

Its multidisciplinary participation offers a fresh perspective on how to make patient care and medical education more precise and effective.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 516 pages
  • Publisher: IOS Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Medicine: general issues
  • ISBN: 9781614993742



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