Medical Education, Training and Care Delivery in a Virtual World - Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomedicine 64 (Hardback)Dr. Kanav Kahol (author)
Hardback 220 Pages / Published: 01/01/2013
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Medical education, training and care delivery in a virtual world provides a one-stop shop for educators, universities and researchers looking to employ virtual worlds for delivering medical education, training and employ virtual worlds for clinical purposes. The book provides theoretical basis and practical resources for virtual-environment-driven medical education and healthcare. It discusses virtual worlds and their basic characteristics, compares virtual social environments with conventional face-to-face interaction, provides guidance for setting up a virtual world, and discusses issues including the capabilities and suitability of commercial virtual worlds for medical education and healthcare applications, related research efforts, and ethical and financial considerations.
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Number of pages: 220
Dimensions: 234 x 156 mm
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