Immersive Virtual Reality for Pediatric Pain

Some children must endure painful procedures as part of their treatment. In addition to providing relief from pain, virtual reality may also provide a psychological and physiological benefit for rehabilitation for children suffering from chronic pain. In the study linked below discusses pediatric virtual reality for procedural pain and anxiety, acute and chronic pain, and some rehabilitation applications. 

To read the entire study in detail please visit the National Center for Biotechnology Information website.