Posts Tagged ‘Neal Carter’

By On November 6th, 2012

Distraction Better Than Drugs In Groundbreaking Experiment

Addiction to painkillers is a real concern for patients undergoing long-term treatment for horrific injuries. Doctors have been searching for alternatives and it seems they may have discovered an unlikely new option. A virtual reality video game, called SnowWorld, has been used to distract patient’s from their brain’s pain signals. The game was created by…

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