While virtual reality may often be associated with Sci-Fi or futuristic movies such as the Matrix or Tron, it is becoming more popular in our current reality. It is no longer a thing of the future but of the present. Here are 6 different fields that are using virtual reality in their daily work.
1. Healthcare/Medical Field
Virtual reality is commonly used as a training aid for surgeons by giving them a 'virtual patient' they can practice on. It is also used as a diagnostic tool providing surgeons with more information and details that x-rays and scans may not be able to. And it is often also used as a way for those in the medical field to practice how best to engage with patients. This 3-D environment makes it extremely realistic providing the perfect way to train.
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