Illness simulators boost medical empathy

2019-03-02 12:14:08

By Peter Aldhous (Image: VR in Medicine Lab/Univ or Illinois/VR Lab UMEA Univ) HANK is walking through the park, and it’s a struggle. His chest is tightening, his breath is short, and his legs feel like lead. He can feel his heart pounding. Maybe Hank should have listened to his wife,